Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan

Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
Beowulf eNotes Lesson Plan
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This is an 87 page lesson plan for Beowulf written, tested, and approved by working classroom teachers. The main components of this plan are the following:

-An in-depth introductory lecture
-Discussion questions
-Vocabulary lists
-Chapter-by-chapter study questions
-A multiple-choice test
-Essay questions

The plan is divided into a teacher and a student edition. The teacher edition provides complete answer keys.

Excerpt from introductory lecture:

"In addition to digressions, the epic contains literary devices that reflect
the Old English in which it was first written: kennings, short and often hyphenated metaphorical descriptions used in place of a thing’s name (e.g., sea-rider = ship; ring-giver = king), and alliteration, the repetition of the initial consonant sound in two or more words in a line. In the original Beowulf, alliteration appears in every line, and kennings are found throughout the text. Both kennings and alliteration are mnemonic devices that aid memory; their frequent presence in Beowulf reflects how the story was first shared, told orally as it was passed down through generations. Caesuras, a break
or pause in a line of poetry, usually in the middle of a line, and epithets, a descriptive expression (a word or phrase), often preceding or following a name which serves to describe the character (e.g., Beowulf, son of Ecgtheow), are additional literary devices used throughout Beowulf and are characteristic of Anglo-Saxon poetry."
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