Chapter 18: Life in Early Crete

Chapter 18: Life in Early Crete

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STEP 1: Write a summary.

Write a 2 - 5 sentence summary of the story about the "Bull-Jumpers and Sailors" in your social studies notebook. 


Step 2: Theseus and the Minotaur

Watch this video and write a 5 - 6 sentence summary of the myth in your notebook.

STEP 3: Read "King Minos and the Minotaur"

Read the story of "King Minos and the Minotaur" and answer the questions in complete sentences using details from the text. 

STEP 4: Using a graphic organizer, COMPARE AND CONTRAST the story "King Minos and the Minotaur" to one of the choices below.

Choice 1: Theseus and the Minotaur Video Text

Choice 2: Theseus and the Minotaur Ink Animation

Choice 3: Mythic Warriors: - Theseus and the Minotaur cartoon

Choice 1: Theseus and the Minotaur Video Text

Choice 2: Theseus and the Minotaur Ink Animation

Choice 3: Mythic Warriors - Theseus and the Minotaur cartoon

STEP 5: Theseus and the Minotaur Original Piano Composition

Listen to the piano composition. Create a piece of artwork that depicts the mood of the music. Give your art a title and write 2 - 5 sentences describing the mood of the piece.