Lesson Plan


Students will ruse a verse from a song to rfiguratively represent a significant historical figure.
Carley H.
Classroom teacher
Carlisle-Foster's Grove Elementary School
Chesnee, United States
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My Grades 4
My Subjects English Language Arts, English Language Learning, Math, Science, Social Studies

Students will be able to...

  • Identify significant impacts of historical figures from the Revolutionary War
  • Analyze song lyrics figuratively
  • Connect song lyrics to historical figure


English Language Arts
Social Studies
Grades 4
All Notes
Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 Research

Students will use a variety of media to research a significant historical figure.  The information will be recorded in a graphic organizer.

Student Instructions
  • View blendspace videos and websources on your historical figure
  • Complete graphic organizer

2 Connection

Activity: Investigating

Students will locate a song verse to figuratively repesent their historical person. 

Student Instructions

Find a song verse that represents your historical figure. Write a summary explaining why this song represents your historical figure.