This lesson opens with this context clues worksheet on the noun psalm to assist students in developing their own understanding of this poetic–and musical–form. If you take the lesson into a second day (or if your students do!), here is a Cultural Literacy worksheet on the concept of a motif. Finally, here is the reading and comprehension worksheet that is the primary work of this lesson.
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