“4SL - The Sword of Damocles Curriculum” is about a significant character from mythology: Damocles. From this story, we get the modern term a "sword over his head,” which means impending danger. In these pages, you will get a reproducible reading sheet, study guide, inquiry report, and a match game.
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Lessons that include reading sheets for the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th–grade reading levels:
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Plans at the second-grade reading level:
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Plans for the third-grade reading level:
3SL - Damon and Pythias Curriculum
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Plans for the fourth-grade reading level:
4SL - Between Scylla and Charybdis
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4SL - The Story of Atalanta
4SL - The Trojan Horse
SL Games – Greek Gods, Mythical Creatures, and More Match Games
SL Games – Monsters From Greek Myths
SL Games – Idioms, Phrases, and Proverbs
COPYRIGHT NOTICE : 4SL – The Sword of Damocles Curriculum is copyrighted ©2016 by S. Kay Seifert. Parents and teachers may reproduce this Simple Literature resource for personal use in public, private, or home-school classrooms. 4SL – The Sword of Damocles Curriculum may not be included in print, Web, digital, cloud, PDF, app, or any form or format now known or that will be invented in the future via curricula, bundled packages, books, Web pages, or any venue or vehicle known or to come or packaging now known or that will be created in the future, or be distributed, personally, electronically, via the cloud, or commercially without the express written permission of S. Kay Seifert. All rights reserved. First printing, 2013.