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Star Unit
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Star Unit
Star light, star bright! Teach students all about constellations and earth movement with this engaging science lesson plan. Broken out over several days, this unit encourages students to research and report on a constellation.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Men of Myth
Men of Myth
Workbook
Men of Myth
This workbook takes a snapshot of select heroes from Norse and Irish-Celtic stories: Thor and Cu Chullain. Their exciting deeds give kids noteworthy reading, writing and critical thinking practice.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Workbook
Compare and Contrast Myths
Compare and Contrast Myths
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Myths
Introduce your students to two myths from different cultures.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
Worksheet
Compare and Contrast Fictional Stories: Persephone
This worksheet gives kids the opportunity to compare and contrast two different versions of the Greek myth of Persephone.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Worksheet
Norse Myths: Sif's Golden Hair
Read this famous Norse myth starring Sif and Loki and find out how mythology shapes our understanding of the world around us.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Story of Orion
The Story of Orion
Worksheet
The Story of Orion
Here's a snapshot of the story of Orion. His tale makes for light reading and simple practice with story structure for kids.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Worksheet
Loki Myths: Loki and the Builder
Here's a Loki myth to satisfy fans of this sneaky god: Loki and the Builder, where he tries to outwit an equally sneaky human.
2nd grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
The Trojan Horse
The Trojan Horse
Worksheet
The Trojan Horse
Engage in some sneaky warfare with the tale of the Trojan Horse, one of the most legendary Greek myths ever told.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Odysseus and Cyclops
Odysseus and Cyclops
Worksheet
Odysseus and Cyclops
Poor Odysseus was just trying to get home when he ran into the Cyclops monster. Find all about it in this epic Greek myth!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Theseus and the Minotaur
Theseus and the Minotaur
Worksheet
Theseus and the Minotaur
A reading comprehension assignment with monsters and a wickedly complex labryinth? Yes, please!
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Rabbit Moon
Rabbit Moon
Worksheet
Rabbit Moon
There are lots of stories around the world for the rabbit moon: a rabbit image seen in the shadows on the moon's face. Here's one for young moon-gazers!
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Constellation Legends
Constellation Legends
Worksheet
Constellation Legends
Constellation legends are full of adventure. These worksheets focus on the constellations Perseus, Andromeda, Queen Cassiopeia and the sea monster Cetus.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
Lesson Plan
The Crystal Heart: Writing Similes
We've all heard not to judge a book or a person by its cover. This topic is poignantly covered in the Vietnamese myth of the Crystal Heart. In this lesson, students will read the myth and write similes in the style of the fisherman's song.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Lesson Plan
Helios the Sun God
Helios the Sun God
Worksheet
Helios the Sun God
This story starter is getting warmer! Read this version of the story of Helios the sun god, then have your child make his own sun myth.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Narcissus
Narcissus
Worksheet
Narcissus
Meet Narcissus, a handsome and self-centered demi-god who stars in his own tragic Greek myth.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Cupid and Psyche
Cupid and Psyche
Worksheet
Cupid and Psyche
Hang out with two seriously challenged love birds, the god Cupid and his human girlfriend Psyche.
5th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Gold Myths
Gold Myths
Worksheet
Gold Myths
Learn some historical myths about gold with this worksheet, touching on the California Gold Rush, King Midas and Jason and the Argonauts.
4th grade
Social studies
Worksheet
Sinbad the Sailor
Sinbad the Sailor
Worksheet
Sinbad the Sailor
Go on a reading adventure with Sinbad the Sailor, a hero of Middle Eastern myth and a great excuse to practice reading comprehension.
4th grade
Reading & Writing
Worksheet
Color a Satyr
Color a Satyr
Worksheet
Color a Satyr
One thing every culture has in common is a set of folk tales and myths, and this coloring series features mythological creatures from all over the world.
2nd grade
Social studies
Worksheet