Native American Myths (Prentice Hall's Literature) American Lit. EDITABLE/KEYS

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This file includes a two day lesson bundle using Native American Origin Myths as found in the Prentice Hall Literature: American Experience Edition.

Myths:
1. On Turtle's Back
2. When Grizzlies Walked Upright
3. Navajo Origin Myth
4. Cherokee Origin of Fire (not in the textbook but included because this is used for modeling)

What's included:
This lesson divides the class in three groups to study an origin myth, draft it as a play, perform it, and discuss archetypes and themes across multiple texts. Please note this lesson was created for a 75 minute block and took two days of class time to complete. Students also were assigned homework to complete the reading guide and text-dependent questions, and students were held accountable for this with the included reading quiz for the second day.

~ Detailed lesson plans with notes on pacing and implementation.
~ Editable PPT with 30 slides to guide instruction and follow the lesson plan.
~ Student handouts of a reading quiz, reading guide, and answer key for each story in both PDF and DOC formatting.
~ Student handouts for literary text comparison (answer key included) in both PDF and DOC formatting.
~ Student Model of a different intended to model expectations of what to complete for credit.
~ Writing Focus: Each story comes with text-dependent questions requiring student to answer the question with evidence and then tell where the evidence was found. Additionally, after the comparison task students have a constructed response for analyzing how archetypes lead to themes.

Skills Covered: Writing, Constructed Response, using evidence to answer text-dependent questions, origin myths, archetypes, theme.

From American Literature Module 1: Beginnings to 1800 as featured in my English III course. The text referenced is Prentice Hall's Literature: American Experience Edition.

Breakdown of Pages:
Full Product DOC - 29 pages
Full Product PDF - 29 pages
Full Teaching PPT - 30 slides

Total Pages
88
Answer Key
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Teaching Duration
2 hours

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Native American Myths (Prentice Hall's Literature) America
Native American Myths (Prentice Hall's Literature) America
Native American Myths (Prentice Hall's Literature) America
Native American Myths (Prentice Hall's Literature) America