Title: IPA is Cool![ai pi e ɪz kul]
Students will be introduced to the International Phonetic Alphabet and learn how to apply it to songs in foreign languages. In this particular lesson, they will learn the symbols for vowels used in Italian and apply them to a simple, seventeenth-century Italian art song, "Star Vicino". Students will be evaluated through individual podcasts created and edited using Audacity.
Standard(s): [TC2] (6-8) 12: Use digital tools to communicate and collaborate at all levels from interpersonal to global.