The Principles of Hip Hop: Peace, Love, Unity, and Having Fun – Arts Connection Resource


Join Hip Hop Fundamentals in exploring how Hip Hop was created as an act of resistance and self-expression by Black youth in the Bronx. Each video includes interactive modules on two of Hip Hop’s four elements – DJing, MCing, graffiti, and dance.


Grade Levels

Appropriate For Grade(s): Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th

Art Forms

Dance & Movement

Literary Arts

Visual Arts

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections


Social Studies

Visual & Performing Arts