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Cowboy Poetry

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Ages: 6 - 18
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Hoedown from Rodeo on Vimeo
From vimeo.com, produced by Eleanor Stewart
This is a great music video for the Classical music work 'Hoedown' from the Rodeo Suite by Aaron Copland. It is a stop motion animation (using the paper score) in which various characters, inspired by Cowboy and Western films, come to life from the m... [more]
June 21, 2012 at 02:35 PM
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Ages: 5 - 18
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So Lucky to be an American - Baxter Black
From YouTube, produced by Baxter Black
This is a nice poem and tribute about being an American.  Famous cowboy poet, Baxter Black, shares his thoughts on how great it is to live in America and how respect is due to those men and women who help make it a free country.  This gives students ... [more]
June 25, 2012 at 09:16 AM
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Ages: 5 - 18
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Cowboy on Vimeo
From vimeo.com, produced by Morgan Lane Studios
This is some nice footage of cowboys and cattle.  It features some slow motion shots and guitar in the background.  It gives a real feel for the culture and would help students see what cowboys do with cattle.  (02:30)
June 21, 2012 at 03:15 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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"The Cowboy Way" by Riders in the Sky on Vimeo
From vimeo.com, produced by Richard Foster
This is a short poem entitled "The Cowboy Way".  It is about what it means to be a cowboy and the shared traits that make up the cowboy culture.  The poem is narrated with cowboy/Western images. (01:33)
June 21, 2012 at 01:29 PM
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Ages: 5 - 18
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Baxter's Desert Poem
From YouTube, produced by Arizona Highways TV
Famous cowboy poet, Baxter Black, shares his thoughts on the Southwest region of the US.  He talks about the beauty of it as well as the dangers.  He ends the segment with a nice poem about living in the west. (03:27) NOTE: some vocabulary will need ... [more]
June 25, 2012 at 11:48 AM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Cowboy Poetry
From YouTube
This quick video gives a little history about what cowboy poetry is and then features a bit from the famous cowboy poet and humorist, Baxter Black.  This will give students an idea of where cowboy poetry came from and how it continues today.  (02:34)... [more]
June 25, 2012 at 09:10 AM
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Ages: 4 - 10
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Big Bird Learns About Charros
From sesamestreet.org
Big Bird goes to Arizona to see a rodeo and learn about being a charro (cowboy).  This video introduces many Spanish words and Mexican customs.  It also shows many of the things that make up a rodeo such as the lasso and escaramuzas (cowgirls). (03:4... [more]
June 21, 2012 at 01:11 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Baxter Black: The Great Reasons to Live on a Ranch
From YouTube
Famous Cowboy Poet and humorist, Baxter Black, tells a short story about a new baby calf on his ranch.  It is insightful and funny and gives students a good idea of what cowboy poetry is all about.  (03:34)
June 25, 2012 at 09:04 AM
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Ages: 5 - 18
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God Bless Cowboys
From vimeo.com, produced by Guiseppe Vetrano
This is a digital postcard of a ghost town in Calico, California.  This short video consists of footage of a town that looks like how old western towns looked during the Wild West era.  This would be good to give students a visual of what these small... [more]
June 21, 2012 at 02:26 PM
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Ages: 6 - 18
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Why the Cowboy Sings Trailer
From YouTube
The cowboy's job has always been dangerous, lonely, dusty, gory and low-paying. So why do cowboys make music, and why do they need to tell their story? "Why the Cowboy Sings" is a journey across the open West to explore this unique genre of folk ar... [more]
June 21, 2012 at 03:27 PM
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