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Call it "Music Monday", "Time-for-beats Tuesday", "History-song Hump-day", "Theme-song Thursday", or "Fun Friday" and use a history-themed song once-a-week all year long to enhance learning.


This download includes a 65-slide PowerPoint that matches 32 songs to topics studied in a high school World History or Western Civilizations class. Some songs are funny, others are serious, but all of them correspond to topics such as: American, French, Latin American Revolutions, Spanish, British, Italian Imperialism, Mussolini, Industrialization, Labor issues, immigration, unions, capitalism, World War One, World War Two, Holocaust, Cold War, Soviet Union, Cuban Revolution, nuclear bombs, Vietnam War, Apartheid, Rwanda, and more.


Each of the 32 songs has lyrics, images, and hyperlinks to listen to it online. Enjoy!

Theme Song for each week of high school world history: includes lyrics-hyperlink

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  • Pages:

    60 slides

  • Subject(s):

    History, World History, Modern History, Music

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  • Reviews:

    Ashley W.

    August 20, 2020

    Extremely satisfied
    I love this resource and saved me a ton of work. Thank you.


    Students used with:
    10th grade


    4 Reviews HERE

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