Description of the technology
The power point presentation is about Fela Kuti and his afro beat style of music. It is a tool that can be used in the high school setting to make learning interesting as well as interactive.
By the end of the lesson, the students shall be able to know about Fela Kuti and his music. They will also be able to give the characteristics of Afro beat music.
Explanation for how the activity would be used with students
This activity will be used to follow up on the podcast that was about Fela Kuti so as to reinforce what they learnt. A recap on what the podcast was about would bea good way to begin the presentation. One can also evaluate the class to know whether they remember the characteristics of Afro beat music before hetting to the page with the description of it.
-Listening to, analyzing, and describing music.
-Understanding relationships between music, the other arts, and disciplines outside the arts.
-Understanding music in relation to history and culture.
Mass Arts Framework
5.12 Demonstrate an understanding of how musical elements interact to create expressiveness in music
5.13 Demonstrate knowledge of the technical vocabulary of music