As an alternative to traditional vocabulary instruction or as a supplement to lessons on Greek mythology and Classical literature, I would like to offer these cultural literacy lessons for your consideration.
This product contains notes and examples of allusions for the following characters:
Aphrodite, Apollo, Ares, Artemis, Athena, Dionysus, Eros, Hades, Hephaestus, Hera, Hermes, Hestia, Pan, Persephone, Poseidon, and Zeus
It also contains definitions and examples of the following Greek/Latin root words:
arch, counter, cred, fract / frag, mon, para, pel / puls, and vers / vert
This pack contains definitions and examples of the following logical fallacies:
Ad Hominem, Ambiguity Fallacy, Appeal to Anonymous Authority, Appeal to Common Belief
In addition to the notes themselves, this pack also includes a PowerPoint presentation for each week and quizzes for each week's lesson.