Qualities of a great song include:
Highlighting a HERO
Does the song tell the story of a real hero? Does it foster
planet conscious ideas and action?
Using language to creatively share a concept of idea
celebrating heroism. Do the words inspire
others with their beauty, clarity, creativity and accuracy?
Do you like the tune? Is it memorable?
Can teachers, students and others successfully play and
accompany the song with guitar or ukulele?
Is the song musically accessible and engaging? Can children
successfully learn and sing it well?
Can students easily memorize the song and sing it by heart?
Does the song inspire a feeling of appreciation for the heroes
Dream Jane Dream
A song for Jane Goodall by Lori Henriques
About MY Hero
The MY HERO Project, founded in 1995, provides people of all ages with multimedia tools to share inspiring stories, art, films, and music to share with our global, online learning community. Guests to MY HERO are invited to register and create their own multimedia portfolio that can be enriched year after year. Web-authoring tools have been designed for use in classrooms, homes and libraries for visitors of all ages to create and publish web pages honoring heroes from all walks of life.