What makes a hero a hero? How do we as individuals define heroism in others and in ourselves. How do the essential characteristics of a Hero lead to Heroic action? All critical questions that students will have the opportunity to explore in some way through this inquiry unit.
Students will have the opportunity to create their own characters before analyzing and sharing their inferences about heroism that exists within their lived experience!
This learning unit is comprised of 8 different lessons, along with graphic organizers, exit tickets, opportunities for technology integration and finally multiple opportunities for assessment in language.