This Epic PowerPoint is suitable for Grades 6 – 8, and 9- 12, and features BOTH a NOTETAKER, and QUIZ (with KEY).
Use this secured, 40-page PowerPoint Presentation to TEACH, INTRODUCE or REVIEW
the most important information about the EPIC.
Suitable for ALL Epics
, or, specific epics
like Beowulf, Homer’s epics, Gilgamesh, and more. A “go to” PowerPoint on the EPIC, that includes essential information with great specific tidbits for flexible, versatile use over multiple teaching years.
PowerPoint Includes 5 separate Parts:
1. Definition and Background information
2. Traits of an Epic
3. The Epic HERO, Characteristics
4. Epic Conventions
Devices of Unity and Meter
Expertly Versatile and Flexible for Years of USE
***Each of the five sections has its own look and separate cover page. This helps students take notes and remember. It also helps you present
. Show all
or just some of it
by scrolling through/past what you don’t want to feature. You teach what YOU WANT!
(Next year you may find you want to do it differently).
Graphic Organizer NOTETAKER.
Students use this while watching the presentation. This increases retention and on-task behavior. It doubles as a STUDY GUIDE.
2. Multiple Choice Quiz
(Scantron friendly) for use after the Presentation. Broken down into three parts to enable easier grading and encourage teaching flexibility, this quiz is EASY, and its goal is to ensure student learning and ascertain retention.
Please Also Consider:
Joseph Campbell’s 17 Steps of the HERO’s Journey. GR- 6-12, PPT with Notetaker and Quiz
The Sonnet History, with Notetaker and Quiz, Grades 6 - 11
Ancient World Texts: Reference Cards for Planning, Teaching, Studying and MORE!!!