M/J Exploring Music 1: MU.68.H.3.2

Big Idea: Historical and Global Connections
  • Understanding: Connections among the arts and other disciplines strengthen learning and the ability to transfer knowledge and skills to and from other fields.
    • Benchmark: Discuss how the absence of music would affect other content areas and contexts.
☆ Categorized as Best Assessed in the Classroom (BAC)

Students will be able to:

  • describe how music is present in our world.
  • identify situations, events, or special occasions where music is utilized.
  • describe the impact of music on a specific event in one’s life.
  • describe how the impact of these events would have changed without music.

Students will know:

  • Movie soundtracks
  • Commercials
  • Sporting events
  • Social gatherings
  • Video games
  • Celebrations