Music and Lyrics: Learning from Songs with Pauli Katz

Letters and articles can be difficult sources for younger students to parse. Yet, songs with melody and lyrics provide rich and multi-layered opportunities that meet students’ diverse learning needs while helping achieve your educational goals. Learn how to guide students through the exploration of musical elements and analysis of lyrics, and get some ideas for how to weave historical music into your lessons about history, holidays, and Jewish values.

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Music and History Resources from JWA

Music and History Resources Elsewhere on the Web

Israeli singer/songwriters Chava Alberstein in 2007.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Music and Lyrics: Learning from Songs with Pauli Katz." (Viewed on September 21, 2023) <>.


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