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Symbols in Art: Who's Who?
Interactive in which players try to match three figures from classical mythology with the visual symbols of their stories.
Provider: Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access
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Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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The Art of Tattooing
Online exhibition that takes an anthropological look at a tattoo studio in Washington, D.C. Considers tattooing as both art and ritual.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): 9–12
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The Blues and Langston Hughes
Set of four lessons (grades K–2, 3–5, 6–8, and 9–12) that introduce the blues stanza, both in music and in the blues-based poems of Langston Hughes. Younger students compose their own three-line blues poems, Older students listen for details of the Great Migration in recordings of rural and urban blues.
Provider: Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access
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Grade(s): All grades
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The Country Blues: Rural Soul Music of the Southern USA
Webpage asks, “What’s the blues?” Through audio and video clips of the Mississippi Delta country blues, listeners learn how the country blues evolved as a representative expression of African American life.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): General audience
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The Life Album Project: Who I Am Through Music and Visual Art
Teacher-created lesson in which students examine CDs to see how words, images, and sound fit together in a marketing piece.
Provider: Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Grade(s): 9–12
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The Life and Music of Celia Cruz: A Bibliography
Bibliography related to the online exhibit ¡Azúcar! The Life and Music of Celia Cruz. Includes books about the music and culture of Cuba, salsa, Celia Cruz, Tito Puente, Latin and Caribbean music, and lesson plans that are part of the online exhibit.
Provider: National Museum of American History
Grade(s): 4–8, 9–12
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The Roots and Branches of Virginia Music: The Past Is Present
Webpage celebrates the four hundredth anniversary of Jamestown, Virginia, with an essay and audio and video recordings of old-time string music, bluegrass, blues, gospel, and country.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): General audience
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They’re Ghana Love It! Experiences with Ghanaian Music for Middle School General Music Students
 Lessons in which students try their hands at the music of this West African nation. Includes interpretive movement and percussion performance.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): 4–8
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Throat Singing
Webpage focuses on one of the oldest forms of music--a gutteral singing or chanting in Central Asia, Canada, and South Africa. Includes music samples, videos, and throat singing lesson.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): General audience
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Tooting the Horn of Africa: A "Cornucopia" of Music from Somalia
Lessons in which students sing and play traditional music of Somalia and try to recognize and transcribe the pentatonic scale.
Provider: Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Grade(s): PreK–3, 4–8, 9–12
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