Remembering Pete Seeger

January 28, 2014

Some preliminary ideas for remembering the life of the remarkable folk singer and activist Pete Seeger, who died on January 27.

Here are some preliminary ideas on ways to educate young people about the life of folk singer and activist Pete Seeger, who died on January 27 at the age of 94. 
 
 
1.  WORDS: Listen to songs, read song lyrics, read speeches and interviews.  
 
2.  ACTIVISM: Learn more about his activism over the years, from fighting Hitler to Occupy Wall Street. Create a timeline of how Seeger intersected with world events.

3. WRITE: Learn about Seeger and then write your own remembrance.  See these obituaries: