Please use this link in class today to complete an end-of-course survey for 8th grade language arts 🙂
Today in Centers, you will be analyzing a song that both talks about change and encourages change. Can music change people? Can music change history? Music is a powerful force in our world, and many people use it to communicate issues from their life/world.
The 1960’s were full of social, political, and cultural change. During this time, Bob Dylan wrote the song “The Times, They Are A-Changin’.” Listen to the song here:
Take a look at the historical events of the time here:
After you are finished, feel free to read lyrics to/listen to other songs that have been influential in American history. SOME SONGS MAY HAVE EXPLICIT CONTENT: