Songs should be an important part in every foreign language classroom. It does not matter if the teacher is muscially inclined and/or has a great voice. CDs, MP3 s and Music videos can all help the music challenged teacher to incorporate culturally authentic or vocabulary rich music and lyrics into their lesson plans.
Using Popular Music in the Classroom

  1. Criteria for picking songs
  2. Pre-Activities
  3. Activities
  4. Post-Activites


VÁMONOS! Children learning Spanish through music & cultural adventures!

Laurie Wasielewski put together a great summary of selecting, introducing and practicing music in her foreign language classroom.

Recommened Music CDs or Tapes for Spanish Classroom
Recommended Artists
Projects incorporating Music
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