Roman Myths

Lesson 1

Objective

Describe the twelve major gods and goddesses who were honored and worshiped in ancient Rome. 

Readings and Materials

  • Book: Classic Starts: Roman Myths by Diane Namm  pp. 7 – 19

Subscribe to Fishtank Plus to unlock access to additional resources for this lesson, including:

  • Enhanced Lesson Plan
  • Essential Task Guide
  • Student Handout Editor
  • Vocabulary Package

 

Target Task

?

Writing Prompt

Describe two of the twelve major gods or goddesses who were honored and worshiped in ancient Rome. 

Mastery Response

?

Create a free account or sign in to view Mastery Response

Key Questions

?

  • What was each god known for? Give an example. 

Enhanced lesson plan

Enhanced Lesson Plan

Get recommendations on pacing and lesson structure, as well as suggestions for meeting the needs of a range of learners. Download Sample
 

Common Core Standards

  • RL.3.3 — Describe characters in a story (e.g., their traits, motivations, or feelings) and explain how their actions contribute to the sequence of events.

Spiral Standards

?

RL.3.1

RL.3.10

SL.3.1