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Legend Assignment

   Legends and Myths come in many forms and story types, but they also come from many countries around the globe.  Your objective is to find a story, either with books or on the internet, from your culture, then present it to the class.  Your presentation will include:

 

 

 

Documents

You may print out and write on the graphic organizer or save it to your Google drive to type directly onto the organizer.

Assignment & Rubric: Print out a copy if you have lost the one handed out.

Tips on Giving Oral Presentations (video)

 

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Lots of information about the myths and legends of people and cultures around the world.  Username & Password is in edline.

Mythology Links

Windows to the Universe: World Mythology (Aztec, Maya, Inca, Amazon, Greece, Italy, Egypt, Yoruba, India, China, Japan, Polynesia)

http://www.windows.ucar.edu/tour/link=/mythology/worldmap_new.html

First People: The Legends (Aztec, Inca, Maya)

http://www.firstpeople.us/FP-Html-Legends/Legends-AB.html

Ancient mythology: (Egypt, Greece, Japan, Maya, Italy)

http://www.ancient-mythology.com

Cutting to the Essence: (Yoruba)

http://www.fa.indiana.edu/~conner/yoruba/cut.html

Mongol Mythology:

http://www.culturev.com/mongol/mythology.html

Folklore and Mythology (Europe, Yoruba, Pakistan, Nigeria, Korea, India, China, Russia, Philippines, Palestine, Jewish, Japan, Turkey)

http://www2.pitt.edu/~dash/folktexts.html

Koren Myths

http://web.archive.org/web/20011216181631/http://violet.berkeley.edu/~korea/legends.html

The Other Myths (Egypt, India, Japan)

http://wayback.archive-it.org/3635/20130913041803/http://library.thinkquest.org/06aug/02340/#

The Genesis Project: (China, Egypt, Greece, Inca, India, Iran, Japan, Maya, Polynesia, Yoruba)

http://wayback.archive-it.org/3635/20130913070905/http://library.thinkquest.org/29064/#

 

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