Earth Mothers and Rebellious Sons - Creation Part 3: Crash Course World Mythology #4

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According to a Norse creation myth, an evil frost giant created humanity from his armpit sweat—and that's the normal part of the story. With the fourth video in the "Crash Course World Mythology: series, scholars explore the myth and others like it. Viewers also learn about the origins of the Mother Earth archetype. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Have pupils create an informative poster based on a chosen myth 
  • Ask partners to write and perform an original skit about Earth's creation 
Classroom Considerations
  • Contains mature content about sex and reproduction; preview to determine suitability 
Pros
  • Lively, humorous narration style 
  • Fun, relevant animations 
Cons
  • None