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African Arts and Music
Goals Get Started Learning Activities Extensions
Getting Started Activity Menu

Introductory Activity One: Scavenger Hunting
Introductory Activity Two: What Does Africa Look Like?

Introductory Activity Three: Picture Books

Learning Activity One: A Musical & Artistic Experience
Learning Activity Two: An Imaginary Diary

Learning Activity Three: Thumb Pianos & Djembe Drums

Learning Activity Four: African Masks & Carvings

Learning Activity Five: Kente Cloth
Learning Activity Six: A Dramatic Tale

Learning Activity One: A Musical & Artistic Experience

This activity is an introduction to one aspect of African culture which combines listening, music and artistic response.


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Learning Activity Two: An Imaginary Diary

In this activity, students will briefly research some introductory facts about Africa and learn about the varied music that exists in different regions.




Continue to Activities 3 through 6



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