Nat King Cole is such an interesting musician to learn about. If your children haven’t heard any of his songs yet, they are beautiful and so much fun to listen to. Did you know that he learned to play the piano by ear and that he didn’t begin professional piano lessons until his pre-teen years? Most famous musicians are prodigies when they are very young.
If you want to learn more about his life and his experiences with racism and how he triumphed through it, you will enjoy this free mini unit on his life from Look We’re Learning. You can download it HERE.
Sarah is a wife, daughter of the King and Mama to 4 children (one who is a homeschool graduate!) She is a an eclectic,Charlotte Mason style homeschooler and has been homeschooling for over 16 years now. She is still trying to find the balance between work and keeping a home and says she can only do it by the Grace of God, and Coffee!