This lesson is a great culminating writing activity for a unit on Greek or Roman Mythology. Students get the opportunity to create their own myth that explains how something in nature came to be (as many myths do). This lesson also teaches the writing process and takes students through the prewriting, drafting, revising, editing, and publishing stages.
With this lesson, you'll get..
Pages 1 & 2. The initial student handout that thoroughly explains the assignment
3. A map of ancient Greece (to help students establish a setting)
4. Student checklist for Drafting goals
5. Student checklist for Editing goals
6. Student checklist for Revising goals
7. Rubric / Grade Sheet