Pop Culture Homework: Annabel, Cagney Cookie, Geuliette, Lacey, and Romeo Groups

For homework assigned on Feb. 2nd, students needed to choose a 1950’s rock n roll song, print out the lyrics, and write a brief paragraph about how the song exemplifies the music of that era (lyrics, vocals, guitar, etc…). Some artists discussed in class were Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Buddy Holly, Dion and the Belmonts, and Ray Charles. This is late and is due as soon as possible.

 

Homework assignment due this Thursday Feb. 15:
We ended the 1950’s by discussing the Beatnik generation.  For HOMEWORK, students are to take the class discussion and video clips watched in class and complete the following:
List 5 characteristics of beatniks
List five characteristics of beatnik poetry.  

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Pop Culture Homework due on Friday, 1/26: Annabel, Cagney, Cookie, Geuliette, Lacey, and Romeo Groups

Students are currently learning about the pop culture of the 1950’s, and last Friday’s class was devoted to the life and music of Elvis Presley.  For homework, students are required to research Elvis Presley so they can complete the graphic organizer they started in class last Friday.  In addition, on the backside of their graphic organizer, students should pick their favorite Elvis Presley song, write down its release date, and its lyrics.  In a well-written paragraph (at least 5 sentences) they need to explain the overall meaning of the song.  This assignment is due this Friday, January 26th.

Elvis Presley graphic organizer:  Elvis Presley

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