These are the materials I used with middle school students while reading the novel Beowulf: A New Telling. It is a great way to introduce students to Beowulf before they get to high school or college and get really confused! The novel is great! It has short chapters that I would typically read aloud in class. The students loved it and talked about it for years.
This timeline allows students to gain a frame of reference for the impact of the Beowulf story.
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