Lesson Plans | 11th Grade | Language Arts

A Round and A Round


Students will compose original lyrics for a "Round". They will develop a copyright, a recording company, and CD covers for their original pieces. Advanced and Honors students will compose their own original melody for this activity. The students will also teach these "rounds" to the students in their respective choral music classes.


1. To provide students with a knowledge of the musical composition - the "round"

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Title - Hey, Back Off! Tips for Stopping Teen Harassment

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