Get ready to learn more about King Arthur!. Finish Notes. Classwork. Group readings from Bulfinchs Medieval Mythology Chapter III, Arthur (page 20) to Arthur Chosen as King (page 25) Develop a series of 5-7 study guide questions for this reading Questions should be thought-provoking - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Get ready to learn more about King Arthur!Finish Notes
ClassworkGroup readings from Bulfinchs Medieval MythologyChapter III, Arthur (page 20) to Arthur Chosen as King (page 25)Develop a series of 5-7 study guide questions for this readingQuestions should be thought-provokingStudents should also know the answer to these questions.
Example Question:From where, according to Bulfinch, might the symbol of the Round Table have originated from?Answer:Arthur, might literally mean The Great Bear; a constellation of the same name near the pole is spherical in shape and may therefore represent the round table.
Homework (for Friday)Read Bulfinchs Medieval Mythology page 25-39, the first chapter on ArthurThis includes Merlin, Guenever, King Arthur Slays the Giant of St. Michaels Mount, and King Arthur Gets a Sword from the Lady of the LakeFor each of these sections, take notes that summarize key details and write down any questions you may haveConsider the following: What do these characters or events show us about the character of Arthur? How might these sections/stories fit into the Heros Journey?Notes/Questions will be collected on Friday for a grade!