Make connections between the text of a story or drama and a visual or oral presentation of the text, identifying where each version reflects specific descriptions and directions in the text.
Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including those that allude to significant characters found in mythology (e.g., Herculean).
A reading menu was provided to children as they finished their weekly work. Menus required students to read stories from Greek mythology. Children retold or created original stories using Greek characters. Students then made connections between their story and it's theme. Work was showcased in a gallery walk.
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