coopermythstudy Mrs. Cooper
Eastland Middle School English 7th and Pre-AP
 
SIX WEEKS PROJECT: MYTH STUDY ASSIGNMENTS

I. SECTION I: WHAT ARE MYTHS?

1. Do Written Activity #1: Myths, Legends, Folk Narratives
   by following all directions on the handout sheet:
        PART II:WHAT IS A MYTH? ACTIVITIES
2. Review the vocabulary words for SECTION I: WHAT ARE
  MYTHS? by going over the FLASHCARDS and MATCHING games
  before you take the tests over this section. Go through
  the games until you know the terms. (Click on the Quia
  games section below.)
3. Take the first test: FILL IN THE BLANKS EXERCISE: PART I
  Remember--this is an open book test. You may use your
  notes to help you. USE THEM!!
  a. Go to this test under USEFUL LINKS listed below.
  b. Click on the link to FUNBRAIN.
  c. Click on the Quiz Lab tab when FUNBRAIN opens up.
  d. Type the secret word: "dogies" and your name.
  e. Click on the test to take when the test page opens up.
     "FILL IN THE BLANKS EXERCISE: PART I"
4. If you fail the test, go over the FLASHCARDS and MATCHING
  review games before you retake the test. You may take
  the test up to 3 times. (Pre-AP may only retake it once.)
5. Take the second test: TRUE/FALSE QUESTIONS: PART I.
  Click the MORE QUIZZES button to take you back to the
  list of quizzes page.
6. Take the third test: MULTIPLE CHOICE: PART I.
  Follow the same instructions as above.

When you have completed all of these activities, you will be ready to start the INTERNET SECTION for Section I. Read the instructions on your Table of Contents sheet and do the activities listed.

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II. SECTION II: CHARACTER AND CONTENT

1.  Do Written Activity #2: DESCRIPTION OF GREEK MYTH I:        MYTHMAKER, MYTHMAKER (Get the handout for this activity
   from me. Add the completed sheet to your Pocket Folder.)
2.  Do Written Activity #3: FAMILY TREE (Get the handout for     this activity from me. Add the completed sheet to your      Pocket Folder.)
3.  Do Written Activity #4: MONSTER MASH--MONSTER PROFILE
   (Get the handout sheet for this activity from me. Add       the completed sheet to your Pocket Folder.)
4.  Review the vocabulary terms for SECTION II: CHARACTER     AND CONTENT by doing the FLASHCARDS and MATCHING games      before you take the tests over this section. Go through     the games until you know the terms. (Click on the Quia      games listed below. Be sure you go the the SECTION II       games not SECTION I.)
5. Take the first test: SHORT ANSWER TEST: PART II. Follow    the same instructions as listed in PART I for taking the    tests. Be sure and print out the test results for the    SHORT ANSWER TEST and turn it in to me!
6. When you have taken all three of the following  tests for    this section; 1. SHORT ANSWER TEST: PART II 2. TRUE/FALSE    TEST: PART II 3. MULTIPLE CHOICE TEST: PART II ---then    you will be ready to start the INTERNET SECTION for    SECTION II. Read the instructions on your Table of    Contents sheet and do the activities listed.
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SECTION III: SOURCES AND STYLES

1. Omit the first assignment to do in SECTION III: Printout: Ode: Section III: Original Poem or Ode

2. Review the vocabulary terms for SECTION III: SOURCES AND STYLES by doing the FLASHCARDS and MATCHING games before you take the tests over this section. Go through the games until you know the terms. (Click on the Quia games listed below. Be sure you go to the SECTION III games!)

3. Take the first test: PART III: SOURCES and STYLES: TRUE/FALSE. Follow the same instructions as listed in PART I for taking the tests. You do not have to print out test results because this is a true/false test.

4. Now take the second test: PART III: SOURCES and STYLES: MULTIPLE CHOICE. Follow the same instructions as above. You do not have to print out test results.

5. There is no INTERNET ACTIVITY for SECTION III. When you have completed the tests, you are through with this section.
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SECTION IV: ROMAN GODS AND GODDESSES

1. Do Written Activity #6: CREATE YOUR OWN ROMAN DEITY (Get the handout for this activity from me. Add the completed sheet to your Pocket Folder.)
2. Do Written Activity #6: LAR POEM (Get the handout for this activity from me. Add the completed sheet to your Pocket Folder.)
3. Do Written Activity #7: CALENDAR MYTHS (Get the handout for this activity from me. Be sure and do 3 months from March through December, not just one. Add the completed sheets to your Pocket Folder.)
4. Review the vocabulary terms for PART IV: ROMAN GODS AND GODDESSES by doing the FLASHCARDS AND MATCHING games before you take the tests over this section. Go through the games until you know the terms. (Click on the Quia games listed below. Be sure you go to the SECTION IV games.)
5. Take the first test: PART IV: FILL IN THE BLANKS. Follow the same instructions as listed for all the other tests. Be sure and print out the test results for me.
6. Take the next two tests: PART IV: TRUE/FALSE and PART IV: MULTIPLE CHOICE. You do not have to print these test results out.
7. After completing these tests, you will be ready to start the INTERNET SECTION for SECTION IV. Read the instructions on your Table of Contents sheet and do the activities listed.
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INTERNET SECTION: SECTION IV:
1. Click on the URL address listed below to go to the NIGHT WATCHMAN web site.
2. Click on 1. Northern Hemisphere in the Star Search box and do the activities for that section. Be sure and read the myth that goes with each constellation given.
3. Click on 2. Southern Hemisphere in the Star Search box and do the activities for that section. Be sure and read the myth that goes with each constellation given.
4. Now design your own constellation by creating a star design in either Microsoft Word or the Paint Program. Be sure and make stars and connect your shape with lines. After you have drawn your picture, type the myth that explains how your star constellation came to be under the picture. Be sure and print it out and add it to your folder.
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                    FINISHING TOUCHES
1. Check and make sure that your folder is in the correct order following your Table of Contents.
2. When you have everything ready, you may turn it in.
3. Deadline for the project is MAY 18 !!!

GUESS WHAT---YOU HAVE FINISHED THE MYTH STUDY PROJECT!!!
My Quia activities and quizzes
Part I: WHAT ARE MYTHS? VOCABULARY REVIEW
https://www.quia.com/jg/37664.html
Review these terms until you think you know them then take the first test.
PART II: CHARACTER AND CONTENT VOCABULARY REVIEW
https://www.quia.com/jg/39282.html
Review these terms until you think you know them then take the tests.
PART III: SOURCES & STYLES: VOCABULARY REVIEW
https://www.quia.com/jg/40216.html
Review these terms until you think you know them.
PART IV: ROMAN GODS AND GODDESS VOCABULARY REVIEW
https://www.quia.com/jg/43462.html
Review these terms until you think you know them.
Useful links
Last updated  2008/09/28 06:19:10 PDTHits  1916