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A Story of Epic Proportions: What Makes a Poem an Epic?
7th - 9th
Students analyze the epic poem form and its roots in oral tradition. In this epic poetry lesson, students research the epic hero cycle and recognize the pattern of events and elements. Students analyze the patterns embedded in the stories.
A Long and Difficult Journey, or The Odyssey
12 mins 9th - 12th
The narrator begins his presentation on The Odyssey with background information about Homer, the Trojan Wars, the oral tradition, epic poetry, and plot summaries of The Illiad and The Odyssey. And all in under four minutes. The narrator...