Unit Name: 01 - SUMERIAN, EGYPTIAN, PERSIAN, ARABIC, HEBREW LITERATURE
How are the cultures, beliefs and values of the ancient Sumerians, Egyptians, Persians, Arabics and Hebrews reflected through literature? How can I create a hero? Why do find monomyths in our culture? How are monomyths created? How is reading ancient literature relevant to our lives? Why does talking about literature make it easier to understand?
Structures and Elements
Knowledge of the structures, developments and elements of (a) fiction, (b) nonfiction and (c) poetry
Unit Resources include general, global resources that might include bookmarks, books, periodicals, media and software. URLs need to be provided for each resource to identify a source from which it can be obtained. Resources might include those purchased as part of an adoption. More specific resources will be referenced within the teaching procedures.