The Beatles and the Book of Kells

Check out this video. It's plenty of fun in a postmodern sort of way. Apparently some teachers in Hawaii have been creating song paradies (à la Weird Al) that teach history. You can read about their efforts in this Washington Post Article: Learning the French Revolution with Lady Gaga: Teachers sing history lessonsOf course, the video that caught my eye teaches about the creation of the Book of Kells, set to the Beatles' Nowhere Man. Enjoy... … [Read more...]