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World Music & Art Lesson Plans & Activities

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    Origami Lesson Plan
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    Origami Lesson Plan

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Get your students excited about world music and art using the informative lesson plans and activities in this self-paced course. These teacher resources can strengthen your methods of instruction while helping you develop fun lessons that keep your students engaged and improve learning outcomes.
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9 chapters in World Music & Art Lesson Plans & Activities

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Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Origami Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - History of Origami Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148492].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148492].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Japanese Calligraphy Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Japanese Calligraphy: Art, Symbols & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279349].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279349].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Japanese Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Gagaku: Music & Instruments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Japanese Music Games
Lesson 8 - Anime Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Anime: History & Style Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Gyotaku Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Gyotaku Art: History & Technique Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400451].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400451].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Japanese Brush Painting Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Japanese Brush Painting: Techniques & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400459].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400459].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Japanese Carp Kites Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Japanese Carp Kites: History & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Japanese Kimono Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Japanese Notan: Artists, History & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400473].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400473].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Japanese Tanka Poetry Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Japanese Folktales Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Japanese Folktales: History & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400467].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400467].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - Japanese Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - Japanese Art: Types & Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Japanese Tea Bowl Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Japanese Tea Bowls: Designs & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400479].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400479].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Japanese Tea Ceremony Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Japanese Tea Ceremony: History & Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400483].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400483].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(1, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Vietnamese Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Vietnamese Music: Instruments & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - East Asian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Chinese Painting Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Chinese New Year Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Chinese New Year Music: Instruments & Songs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Chinese Dragon Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Ancient Chinese Dragon Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Chinese Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Chinese Music: Instruments & Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Chinese Percussion Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Chinese Percussion: Music & Instruments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Chinese Puppets Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Chinese Puppets: History & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400507].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400507].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Chinese Scroll Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Mandala Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Music of India Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Indian Music: Instruments & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279267].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279267].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - What is a Mandala? - Definition & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[196321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Indian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Indian Art Lesson for Kids: History & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[420691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(4, 9)}}
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(5, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Aboriginal Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Aboriginal Art: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101772].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[101772].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Hawaiian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Hawaiian Music: Artists & Instruments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279215].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279215].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Bluegrass Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Bluegrass Music: History, Artists, Bands & Songs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19704].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19704].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Irish Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Irish Music: Instruments & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279229].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279229].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Gospel Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - What is Gospel Music? - Definition, History & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Appalachian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Appalachian Music: Instruments & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279235].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279235].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Textiles Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - What are Textiles? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Woven Textiles: Definition & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Weaving Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - What is Weaving in Textiles? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Batik Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - What is Batik? - Art & Fabrics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Egyptian Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Celtic Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 22 - What is Celtic Music? - Types & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Australian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Australian Music: Instruments & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[347751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 25 - Hawaiian Language Lesson Plan
Lesson 26 - Hawaiian Language: History & Phrases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400423].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[400423].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 27 - Spanish Art & Artists Lesson Plan
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(6, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Buffalo Hide Painting Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Native American Buffalo Hide Art: Symbols & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[391513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[391513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Native American Winter Counts: Definition, History & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412709].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[412709].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Native American Art & Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 5 - Powwow Music: Definition, Songs & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Traditional Native American Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148480].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[148480].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Contemporary Native American Art Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138803].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[138803].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Native American Dance Lesson Plan
Lesson 9 - Native American Dances: Types & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260223].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260223].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Native American Rain Dance Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Native American Rain Dance: History & Ceremony Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268023].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[268023].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Native American Basket Weaving Lesson Plan
Lesson 13 - Native American Basket Weaving: History & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324279].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324279].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Cherokee Indian Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 15 - Cherokee Tribal Art: History, Symbols & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324321].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324321].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 16 - Native American Shields Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Native American Shields: History & Design Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[275093].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[275093].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 18 - Native American Poetry Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Native American Poetry: Traditional Poems & Poets Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Totem Pole Lesson Plan
Lesson 21 - Native American Totem Poles: Definition & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147891].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[147891].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 22 - Incan Pottery Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 23 - Inca Art, Pottery, & Designs Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[236525].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[236525].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 24 - Native American Musical Instruments Lesson Plan
Lesson 25 - Native American Musical Instruments: History & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[353827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 26 - Native American Pottery Lesson Plan
Lesson 27 - Native American Pottery: History, Facts & Symbols Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324183].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324183].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 28 - Native American Clothing Lesson Plan
Lesson 29 - Native American Clothing: History & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324191].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324191].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 30 - Navajo Weaving Lesson Plan
Lesson 31 - Navajo Weaving: History & Patterns Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[299737].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[299737].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 32 - Navajo Weaving: Tools & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[299739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[299739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(7, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - Latin American Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - Latin American Art History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165671].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[165671].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Cuban Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - Cuban Art: History & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260229].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[260229].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Amate Bark Painting Lesson Plan
Lesson 6 - Amate Bark Painting: Facts, History & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[324303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Mexican Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - Mexican Music: Genres & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279247].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279247].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Salsa Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - Salsa Music: History & Instruments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279263].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279263].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Brazilian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 12 - Brazilian Music: Artists & Genres Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279209].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279209].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Rain Stick Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - Rain Sticks: History & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[267897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[267897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - Samba Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - Latin Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 17 - Day of the Dead Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Cuban Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 19 - Types of Cuban Music: History & Artists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433573].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[433573].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 20 - Mexican Folk Art: History, Paintings & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452435].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[452435].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(8, 9)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - African Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 2 - African Tribal Art: History & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54336].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54336].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - African Textiles Lesson Plan
Lesson 4 - African Textile History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206815].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206815].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - African Textiles: Patterns & Techniques Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[206813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - African Masks: Meaning & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279195].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279195].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - African Masks Lesson Plan
Lesson 8 - African Masks: Types & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279197].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279197].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - African Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 10 - West African Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 11 - Music of West Africa: Rhythms, Dance, Instruments & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - African Music Activities
Lesson 13 - African Musical Instruments Lesson Plan
Lesson 14 - African Musical Instruments: Types & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279205].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279205].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 15 - African American Artists Lesson Plan
Lesson 16 - African American Artists: Art & Paintings Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[275071].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[275071].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 17 - Egyptian Music Lesson Plan
Lesson 18 - Egyptian Music: Instruments & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279243].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[279243].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 19 - Elementary School Egyptian Art Lesson Plan
Lesson 20 - Egyptian Art Lesson for Kids: Facts & History Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[204983].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[204983].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 21 - African Masks Lesson Plan for Elementary School
Lesson 22 - African Masks: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338503].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[338503].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 23 - Kente Weaving Lesson Plan
Lesson 24 - Kente Cloth: Definition, History & Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397975].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[397975].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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