Students’ age range: 12-14
Description: Engage: Ask students , “ if they had wanted something so badly , that when they finally got it that it turned out to be a disaster.”
Tell them the story of the girl who went missing at the recent bombing in London.
Ask of their own experiences
Play Sway reviewing the story of Phaethon https://sway.com/vsffNe9hRHs4Fx9N?ref=Link&loc=mysways
Explain: Student will be given discussion question to gauge their critical thinking skills using the Socratic questions
e.g Explain how Phaethon’s pride destroyed him?
Explore: Students will be placed in groups. Each group will be given a crossword puzzle to solve. When each group is finished they will have to answer a question on the natural phenomenon found in the story for the next activity.
Elaborate: Students will be given different character cards in the same groups to defend who’s to blame for Phaeton’s demise? Using the PEE METHOD