1. Students will be divided
into groups of three. Each student will then be assigned one of three
roles. The assigned roles are Composer
Researcher , Instrument Researcher ,
and the Song Style Researcher Role . For
descriptions of your duties, please click on the assigned role. There
is also a page that details what you are expected to do as a group.
Please click to view the Group Work
2. Together as a group you will
decide on 3 famous composers for your era.
3. You are expected to cite
your web sources correctly. You will keep a list of all websites you
take pieces of information from.
4. Your group will then meet to
create a graphic organizer showing how you will organize and create
5. Each researcher will make
slides about his/her area of research. All the slides will then be put
into one large presentation for the aliens to take back to their
6. All three researchers will
decide on a song or musical piece of the composer to put in the final
slide of the PowerPoint presentation. This slide will include any
lyrics and an explanation as to why it was chosen. Song excerpts should
7. Your group will then present
the PowerPoint project to the class.