Born in New Orleans in 1901, jazz musician Louis Armstrong (d.
Grade Range: K-4
Resource Type(s): Lessons & Activities
Duration: 30 minutes
Date Posted: 3/22/2012
A field trip to a jazz concern can give you a look at how Duke Ellington and jazz music are still alive today. In this activity, students will use discussion prompts to make the most of their visit. This activity is part of an OurStory module entitled Duke Ellington and Jazz. OurStory is designed to help children and adults explore history together through the use of children's literature, museum collections, and hands-on activities.