Myths are some of the oldest stories in the world. For over 2,000 years they have been handed down from on generation to another. In mythology gods and goddesses have magical powers, heroes are strong and brave, and nature is explained. This lesson will provide teachers and students with varied activities from which to demonstrate their new knowledge of the people, places, creatures of mythology.
Graphic Organizers to be used with the unit are the following:
Myth Frame (For students needing more structure)
Story Pyramid (For students needing more structure)
Creature Identity Chart (For students who are making dough characters)
Compare and Contrast Charts for Natural Phenomena, Olympic Games,
Point of View, and Modern Point of View
General Information Chart for Writing Activities