Thursday, June 1, 2023

FREE LANGUAGE ARTS LESSON - “‘A Rapper’s Prayer’ Rap Song Video and Lyrics from ‘Got the Flow: The Hip-...’”

by Shining Scholar Education
6th - 12th Grade

The eBook is available on Amazon Free excerpt at !

This includes the MP4 music video with printable handout of lyrics. 100% clean appropriate for all middle school and high school students. Students can reflect and discuss or journal about the topics in the song's lyrics.

The main character of the book ("Got the Flow: The Hip-Hop Diary of a Young Rapper") 16-year-old Troy Jones is in the hospital as his mom just survived a heart attack from overworking and stress. He is determined to become a successful rapper to give his mom a better life. Inspired by the pain of the his mom's hospitalization and the fear of his upcoming 3rd rap battle (he lost his first two) he pens this rap to God. The book is due out Fall 2017. THIS SONG IS FREE FOR DOWNLOAD ON SOUNDCLOUD AND FEEL FREE TO SHARE THE MP3. :) Free excerpt and updates at! Thanks for listening!

This lesson is student-centered, meaning:
--it allows you to become a facilitator!
--happier teachers!
--happier students!
--happier administrators!

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