Creation myths. A great way to start our literacy learning. Creation myths are full of big ideas: How was the world made? Where did animals and people come from? Why do we have bad things in the world?
Here is a link to The Big Myth, a website with creation myths from around the world.
Click on teacher's section, download materials, exercises if you want to practise some comprehension questions on the different myths.
Literacy Home Learning Tuesday 28th August
Due Thursday 30th August
Have a look at a copy of How The World Was Made. Ask me if you need a hard copy.
In your literacy home learning books write 'wow' phrases to describe what was created on each of the seven days. For each day you need at least two sentences.
Tuesday 23rd August
How The World Was Made
The mountains stretched into the sky beyond the clouds.
The mountains towered over everything around them.
The mountains were rocky and craggy.
The mountains stood like silent and stern old men.
The rivers rushed over waterfalls and rapids like enthusiastic children.
Something to extra to find out about. Optional!
This is Pandora's Box. What was Pandora's Box?