- Lesson Plans
By Patricia Finn & Dr. Susan KeyGrades 6-8 / Estimated time: 30-40 minutes
Specific recommendation: 8th grade Social Studies [Civil War]
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- Define “morale” and understand the role music played to boost morale during the Civil War
- Identify elements of “The Blue Juniata” that promote morale, including both music and text elements
Common Core Standards:
- RH.6-8.1: Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources.
- W.8.1: Write arguments to support claims with clear reasons and relevant evidence