Usually feel like Greek mythology is better suited for a bit older age group than 9- and 10-year olds?
Stumped by your state's standard for your kids to "Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that allude to significant characters found in mythology (e.g., Herculean)"?
This lesson is sure to give your kids the exposure they'll need to "Herculean" as well as 14 other of the most common allusions to Greek mythology.
Included are lesson plan, full list of allusions, links to online stories providing origin of allusion, worksheet, and current use and meaning of the allusions.
This product is intended for use by one teacher only. This may not be used in commercial products. Please do not share or distribute copies of this product.
If you have any questions, please feel free to ask. I am happy to help!
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