Welcome to Modern Mythology and Film! :)

Monday, July 31st

What am I learning today?

  • Everything you NEVER wanted to know about Mythology.

What am I going to do today?

What will I do to show I learned it?

4. Compose a letter introducing yourself to me

Tuesday

What am I learning today?

  • Intro to Archetypes in mythology

What am I going to do today?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me including your expectations for this English elective. Due by Friday
  • Common Archetypes PowerPoint – follow along on your archetypes chart

What will I do to show I learned it?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me due by Friday

Wednesday

What am I learning today?

What am I going to do today?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me including your expectations for this English elective. Due by Friday
  • Begin viewing The Wizard of Oz tracking archetypes and the hero’s journey (our model for this course).  – Use Charting Hero’s Journey with the Wizard of Oz

What will I do to show I learned it?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me due by Friday
  • Hero’s Journey (Monomyth) chart and list of archetypes

 

Thursday

What am I learning today?

  • Joseph Campbell’s “Hero’s Journey”

What am I going to do today?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me including your expectations for this English elective. Due by Friday, 1/13
  • Finish “Hero’s Journey” model with The Wizard of OZ
  • Intro myth project 1 – handouts, etc.  Myth report project 1-svbyj3
  • Choose and read your myth for the project, answering the questions, etc. , so you are ready to work on your power point tomorrow in Lab 113 Friday and Monday
  • Malaya p 128; West Africa p 124; India p 118; China p 107; Brazil p 97; Native American p 121; Japan p 110; Broken Tusk p 103; Mexico p 95

What will I do to show I learned it?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me due by Friday

 

Friday

What am I learning today?

  • Intro to Greek, Roman and Norse Mythology.

What am I going to do today?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me including your expectations for this English elective. Due on Friday, 1/8
  • Intro myth project 1 – handouts, etc.
  • Choose and read your myth for the project
  • We will meet in lab 113 to work on myth projects Monday
  • Presentations start Tuesday

What will I do to show I learned it?

  • Compose a letter introducing yourself to me due by Friday