Lesson 8B

Northern-Style Pow-Wow Music

Grades 3-6

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Video V8a – “What is a Pow-Wow?” (use 0:00-1:58)

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Website W8b – Introduction to pow-wows

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Video V8b – Grand Entry (use 0:00-3:15)

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Photo P8a – Northern Cree

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Photo P8b – Members of Northern Cree  at drum

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Photo P8c – Penny McGilvery

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Audioclip 8B-1 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (0:00-0:16)

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Video V8c – Dennis Zotigh explains vocables (2:27-2:33)

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Lyrics L8 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again”

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Handout 12 – Pow-Wow Music Detective Chart, Happy Days

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Audioclip 8B-2 –  “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (0:00-0:49)

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Audioclip 8B-3 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (0:50-1:34)

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Audioclip 8B-4 –  “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (1:35-2:17)

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Audioclip 8B-5 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (2:18-3:01)

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Audioclip 8B-6 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (0:06-0:49)

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Audioclip 8B-7 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (1:45-2:24)

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Audioclip 8B-8 – “Happy Days Are Here..Again” (0:00-End)

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Photo P8d – Students at a large pow-wow drum

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Photo P8e – Marcus Denny strikes honor beat

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Video V8d (use 2:34-2:54) – dancing to honor beats

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Handout 12 – Music Detective Chart, Happy Days

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Form 16 – Performance Assessment (Grades 3-6)

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Handout 1 – Native American Music Journal 

(Grades 3-6)

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Website W8c – Resources on pow-wows

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Audioclip 8B-9 – “Flipmode (D.B.Z.)” (0:00-0:58)

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Video V8e (use 0:00-4:42) – “Indomitable”

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Website W8d – Buffy Sainte-Marie

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Supplemental Lessons (p. 264)

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Video V8f – “Electric Pow Wow Drum” (use 0:00-2:55)

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Audioclip 8B-10 – “Electric Pow Wow Drum” (0:00-End)

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Video V8g (use 0:00-4:42) – “Indomitable”

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