Follow the adventures of Greek heroes, gods and goddesses:
How it all began
Cronus and his children
The Rise of the Olympians
The creation of Humans
Finding our soulmates
The Apple of discord
Athena becomes Patron God of Athens
Achilles and the Trojan War
Perseus and the Head of Medusa
Perseus and Andromeda
Perseus and Polydectes
Perseus and the death of Acrisius
Heracles and the Twelve Labours
Heracles and the Nemean Lion
Heracles and the Lernean Hydra
Heracles captures the Golden Hind
Heracles captures the Erymanthean Boar
Heracles cleans the Augean Stables in a day
Hercules kills the Stemphalian Birds
Heracles captures the Cretan Bull
Heracles steals the Mares of Diomedes
Heracles steals the Girdle of Hippolyta
Heracles captures the Geryon’s Cattle
Heracles steals the Hesperides Apple
Heracles captures the Cerberus
Jason and the Argonauts
Jason and the Golden Fleece
The end of Jason
Theseus and Medea
Theseus and the Minotaur
Orpheus and Eurydice
Each story is followed by learning activities.
CREATE A CHARACTER
A great guided writing activity for Foundation Stage children who are learning to create different dimensions to their stories. This interesting project takes about two weeks and the learners are able to create and discuss characters, engage with each other and create their own story. The file includes the steps to take, the activities and worksheet pages to enable the learners to plan and ultimately create their own story.
SIX BOOKS YOUR GREAT-GRANDPARENTS GREW UP ON
Each activity is a separate lesson which will lead up to a presentation.
There are discussion questions about each book that may be done as a group activity or as an individual activity.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
The Secret Garden
Preparation for Presentation
The learners will work in groups in writing a script, costume design, allocating roles, rehearsing and finally in a performance, for example for another class.
BUMPS AT BEDTIME An original story with activities for learning.
The activities include:
drawing to illustrate meaning work on synonyms a crossword comprehension questions guidance for learners to create and draw their own monster and write their own story
Browse the titles, countries and activities for these interesting Myths and Legends.
PHONICS “ee” and “oo”
Phonics sounds “ee” and “oo” are presented with pictures in three power point presentations.
Worksheets to support learning include activities such as close, word search, drawing for comprehension, crossword and picture-word matching.