Homework

For Friday, April 22 nd

PROTEST SONGS: make a video to present and analyze a protest song you like (4 to 5 mn-presentation)

Here are all the steps you will have to go through:

– Set up your working party (= mettre en place votre groupe de travail).

– Choose the song you want to present to the class.

– Select a video of the song.

– Search the web looking for information regarding (= concernant) :

– the singer / band

– the historical context of the song

– its impact on the public.

– Tell the story.

– Analyse the message conveyed by the song at the time.

– Say what words , lines or phrases (= expressions) you personally relate to.

– Say if this message is still relevant today.

Here are a 2 sites where you will find a list of protest songs :

https://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2017/10/the-50-best-protest-songs-of-all-time.html

https://www.famousfix.com/list/protest-songs

And a few ones to talk about music :

https://www.words-to-use.com/words/music/

https://www.englishclub.com/vocabulary/music.htm

Enjoy your team work !!