Introducing Tolkien and His Words

Students identify and describe the types of narratives that made Tolkien the writer he was. In groups, they examine different myths and folktale motifs. They discuss what Tolkien meant by "faerie" and "eucatastrophe." As a class, they discover what it lost when a narrative is transcribed.

6th - 12th English Language Arts 29 Views 123 Downloads
Resource Details

Subjects
English Language Arts
1 more...
Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Inquiry-Based Learning

What Members Say


Stephanie G.
Lesson Planet has been a lifesaver in assisting me with planning great lessons for my students. It has helped me to see what other teachers are using to engage their students in learning.
Stephanie G., Teacher