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These songs from other cultures and countries include ideas to go along with each song including movement, instruments, and games. Refer to the teacher resources category for a culture of the month PDF resource and to the printable lesson plans category for lesson plans to accompany each lesson.
Students will learn "Bate Bate Chocolate" in Spanish, then learn the meaning in English. Identify Mexico on a map, count the rhythms of the song, then practice stirring the chocolate and adding motions.
"Che Che Kole" is an African echo song. Students will learn how the melody moves and follow it with their hands, discuss why it’s important to learn music from other countries, clap the rhythm, echo sing, and make up motions and body percussion.