A PowerPoint presentation starting with a brief background on Joseph Campbell continuing with a description of each step of his Hero's Journey/monomyth archetype.
Photo examples from popular films serve as examples for students to make connections to stories they already are familiar with. Some photographs are hyperlinked to video examples from around the internet, however, I'm not sure that they will transfer properly upon download. I would love to get some feedback on whether or not they have those links!
I typically teach this in conjunction with Homer's "The Odyssey" as the main character, Odysseus, is a fantastic example of this as the epic hero he is.