Sample Video 1: Music 2: History in the First Person: Bobby Rush—King of the Chitlin’ Circuit

Bobby Rush shares what it was like to perform on the Chitlin’ Circuit.

Student Tools

Student Tool 66: Video Reflection Worksheet

Students can use this activity on their own to share their learning and insights about any video they watch independently, and this Student Tool can also be used in conjunction with Teacher Tool 318: Sharing Your Insights Through A Reflection Worksheet as part of a classroom or homeschool activity. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 1: Compare and Create

Use this document with the “History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues, videos Music 1 and Music 2. Goes with Teacher Tool 2: Blues Lyrics.

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Teacher Tool 2: Blues Lyrics

Use this document with the “History in the First Person: Music Moved the Movement—Civil Rights and the Blues.
Video: Music 1 “Big George Brock Discusses and Performs Hard Times”.
Video: Music 2 “History in the First Person: Bobby Rush —King of the Chitlin’Circuit”.
Teacher Tool 1: Compare and Create.

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Teacher Tool 306: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through Drama

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through drama. This teacher tool could be used with any Educate.Today video(s) you our your students choose.

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Teacher Tool 307: Arts Integration Activity--Expressing Understanding Through a Graphic Novel

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an arts integration activity giving students the opportunity to share their understanding of the subject matter of the video through the creation of a graphic novel. This activity could be used with any Educate.Today video(s) of your or your students' choice.

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Teacher Tool 318: Cross Curricular Activity--Video Reflection

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Interdisciplinary activity that invites students to complete a reflection worksheet to share learning and insights they gained by watching the video. This tool can be used with any video on the Educate.Today website.

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Teacher Tool 329: Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.

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