Lesson 7: Read \"Hektor and Achilleus\" - Student Guide Lesson 7 Read\"Hektor and Achilleus Now that you\u2019ve learned a little about Greek

Lesson 7: Read "Hektor and Achilleus" - Student Guide...

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Student Guide Lesson 7: Read "Hektor and Achilleus" Now that you’ve learned a little about Greek culture and values and met the main characters in the excerpt fromthe Iliad, you have the background information you need to begin reading “Hektor and Achilleus.” Before you begin, you will review several key elements to look for in your reading. Lesson Objectives Find examples in text that reveal qualities of a specific character. Identify characteristics of epic heroes. Use graphic organizers in order to clarify the meaning of the text. PREPARE Approximate lesson time is 60 minutes. Materials For the Student Journeys in Literature: British and World Classics - pages 10-15 LEARN Activity 1: "Hektor and Achilleus" (Online) Instructions “Hektor and Achilleus” Plot Summary The goddess Athene, disguised as Hektor’s brother, convinces Hektor to go outside the city walls to face Achilleus, who is bent on revenge for the death of his best friend, Patroklus. Through this deception, Hektor goes to face the Greeks’ greatest warrior. As he approaches Achilleus, Hektor

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