Lesson Plan

Tragoidia and Catharsis: A Retelling of Classical Tragedies

Curated and Reviewed by Lesson Planet

What a tragedy! Scholars take a close look at Greek tragedy in the form of plays. After analyzing plays, learners think about a play that relates to their own personal anxiety and recreate or reinterpret a scene from that play.

1 Collection 9 Views 5 Downloads
CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas
  • Incorporate with the study of Greek culture
Classroom Considerations
  • Second of four ELA lessons that are part of an integrated project called Changing One's Tune: A Music Therapy STEM Integrated Project
  • Works as a standalone lesson, and/or with the ELA unit, and/or with the larger unit
  • Requires that teachers create a free account to access the entire lesson plan/materials
  • Helps viewers connect personally with plays
  • Integrates the arts into education
  • None