Musicians and artists have taken COVID as a challenge to create uplifting and funny rewrites of their own songs. Try your hand at remixing some of your favorites to help others find the funny in their days!


Lesson Type(s) Grade(s) Description
Social-Emotional, Music, Service K, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th Rewrite your favorite song to be appropriate for COVID-19.
Activity Prep Materials GGC Heart Badges
None. Paper, Writing utensil, Internet access Health, Arts, General


  • EXPLAIN: The COVID-19 virus has gotten some people feeling scared, frustrated, anxious, and bored. Some people might feel happy, or relieved, though, because they don’t have to go to work or school.
  • DISCUSS: How does the COVID-19 virus make you feel?
  • EXPLAIN: Today, we’re going to repurpose some songs to help people remember some important guidelines of the virus and to just let off some steam.


  • ASK: What are some steps you should take to combat corona?
    • Stay 6+ feet away from people not in your household.
    • Wash your hands often.
    • Avoid touching your face.
    • Avoid unnecessary trips outside of your house (exercise is ok!).
    • Cough into a tissue or an elbow.
    • Stay active.
    • (There probably are more that we haven’t mentioned.)
  • EXPLAIN: People all over are adapting songs to fit the coronavirus. And we’re going to do that too.


    • DISCUSS: What other fun things can we do to remind others to combat COVID-19 from the safety of our homes?

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