FIVE Greek Myths rewritten for the elementary student!
Touch of Gold
The Forbidden Box
Students are guided by teacher questions through a CLOSE READ to improve comprehension skills.
Students read to determine the moral of the myth by selecting the appropriate multiple choice answer.
Students will make PUPPET POCKETS to house each story booklet. Writing from the point of view of the main character, students will tell about the lesson learned in the myth.
Myth Poster Features the Main Characters: Icarus, Pandora, Arachne, Medusa, and King Midas.
Graphic Organizers for story elements!
Small group literacy center display ideas with photos.
WRITING PROMPTS: Students connect to the text by writing about a time when they may have learned the same life lesson. Alternate prompts are provided so that students may choose to respond in the way they can best relate to the text.
A TEACHER'S GUIDE to show how each activity relates to the common core for 2nd and 3rd grades.