Lesson 3: The Stories
Today you saw how archaeological discovery of ancient Greek pottery has shaped our understanding of the culture and beliefs of that society or contributed your own unique piece of writing, reflecting on the Greek god or goddess of your choice. Writing and art are important societal contributions.
Questions to Discuss
- What do you think the Greek mythical characters can teach us about the ancient Greek people?
- Can you think of any other stories you have read from the past that have any similarities to the Greek myths? (Answers might include: Native American folktales, tall tales, or fairy tales.)
Things to Review
Spend a few minutes reviewing the vocabulary words your child learned in Lesson 2.