Did you know New Orleans has a rich heritage with a mixture of many different cultures? Much like Maui. One of the things New Orleans is known for is the JazzFest they hold every year.
Here is a picture of me entering JazzFest Sunday afternoon.
Click on the following link to learn more about New Orleans History and Heritage.
Take about 15 minutes to look around and read about this amazing city.
Click on one of the History and Heritage Stories to read about New Orleans.
Assignment for today:
1) Summarize the most interesting thing you learned in one of the articles. Why was this interesting to you and your partner?
2) Check out the other teacher blogs to see what else we did on the trip.
3) Go to this website and try to make some of your own jazz music using the Super Duper Music Looper . You can not save the music, but have some fun experimenting for 10 minutes or so. You can also try this website to design another musical composition.
Have a great Monday and Tuesday. I can't wait to see you in school on Thursday! Which class was the best behaved???