Bluff Park Elementary, Hoover City
This podcast outlines the origin of Artemis and Apollo. Artemis is seen as a goddess of the hunt. She is very bright and clever in her dealings with giants that attempt to overthrow those in Mount Olympus. Apollo has other gifts. He is given the task of making the sun rise each morning by riding his chariot through the sky. Information about Hera, Zeus, and Leto is also included.
Content Areas: English/Language Arts
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[ELA2013] (8) 41: Acquire and use accurately grade-appropriate general academic and domain-specific words and phrases; gather vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression. [L.8.6]
Standard 3-Students apply a wide range of strategies to comprehend, interpret, evaluate, and appreciate texts.
Standard 7-Uses reading skills and strategies to understand and interpret a variety of informational texts
Standard 8-Uses listening and speaking strategies for different purposes