A unit dedicated to Myths and Legends; exploring how epic narratives are formed and how we can use our creative writing skills to create epic narratives of our own.
Here is our list of Tier 2 vocabulary for this unit, we will apply these to our collaborative and individual pieces of creative writing:
Heritage History: Odysseus and the Story of the Cyclops
Academic Kids: Odysseus and his Epic Adventures
Stretch & Challenge:
The History of ‘The Hero’ in Narrative Writing
A contemporary retelling of Homer’s The Odyssey as Podcast