9-12 U.S. History Arkansas

Music and Change

This inquiry leads students through an investigation of the impact of music on the progression of cultural change.   By investigating the compelling question “Can Music Cause Cultural Change??” students evaluate the effect of music on social issues. The formative performance tasks build on knowledge and skills through the course of the inquiry and help students help students to recognize the power of music on social change.   Students create an evidence-based argument about the power or lack thereof of power to influence social change.