We have been reading the script stories for The Odyssey and working on the 3 part think with ink that goes with it. (Attached below)
We read two poems which contrasted Helen of Troy and answered questions about the two poems.
Then we did part 1 of the think with ink for the Odyssey. We then talked about it.
We read summaries of Oedipus at Colonus and Antigone. You can find these summaries on Shmoop.com
We watched some videos explaining it better and talked more about fate.
We read the story of Oedipus Rex and then we had a think with ink on fate. (attached)
We got into groups and acted out various Greek myths.
Then we worked on our letter to a god assignment.
We watched these two clips on ego:
Then we filled out a Think with Ink on ego.
We ended by writing letter to a Greek/Roman god. We did this on Canvas.
Today we read the myth of Narcissus and Echo.
We did the aftermyth for all things love.
We read a myth about the various loves of the gods.
Then we did an aftermyth for the Greek love myths.
Today we talked about the months and days of the week and how and why they have the names that they do. We listened to a podcast and took notes.
We also talked about the Roman influence on our lives in America today.