Campfire Songs, Ballads, and Lullabies: Folk Music

Gus Snedeker (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422292570

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You may turn on the CD player or the radio when you want to hear music, but once, in the days before modern technology, music was enjoyed whenever groups of people got together. You probably know some folk songs, a song that was passed along from person to person. Learn about: types of folk songs; folk instruments; folk music's European and African roots; Cajun music; the music of Appalachia; Hispanic music; and today's folk music. Modern music - Rock, Country, R&B, and more - is rooted deep in North Americas musical folklore. And folk music is still alive and well today.

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Lexile
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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DRA
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Arts & Music Legends & Myths
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
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2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade
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Social Studies
Language
English (US)
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Non-Fiction
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