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Hellenic Classical Charter Schools (HCCS)
                                              Park Slope (PS), est. 2005
                                             Staten Island (SI), est. 2019

                                      Greek Mythology Curriculum – Grades K - 8

               Kindergarten
               Through the study of Aesop’s fables, folk tales, and fairy tales the students will understand that
               the Ancient Greeks created a wealth of compelling stories to explain the mysteries and
               complexities of the world and also relate these myths to our lives today.  To have students
               familiarize and appreciate Greek Music and Greek Dance.

               Aesop’s Fables
                 Life of Aesop                                   The Lion and the Wild Boar
                 The Fox and the Grapes                          The Hare and the Tortoise
                 The Fox and the Crow                            The Tortoise and the Eagle
                 The Fox and the Goat                            The Locust and the Ant
                 The Dog and the Shadow                          The Vine and the Goat
                 The Fisherman and the Flute                     The Vain Jackdaw
                 The North Wind                                  The Fawn and his Mother
                 The Wolf and the Crane                          The Ox and the Frog
                 The Wolf and the Lamb                           Greek Nursery Rhymes and Games
                 The Mice and the Cats                           The Greek Flag
                 The Lion and the Mouse                          National Holidays

               First Grade
               Through the study of Mythology the students will understand that the Ancient Greeks created a
               wealth of compelling stories to explain the mysteries and complexities of the world and also
               related these myths to our lives today.

                 The Birth of Hercules                           Prometheus
                 Hercules and The Twelve Labors                  King Midas
                 Hercules becomes a Demi-God                     Deucalion and Pyrrha
                 Jason and the Argonauts                         The Caledonian Boar Hunt
                 The Golden Fleece                               Pan
                 Pandora’s Box                                   Echo
                 Goddess Athena and Arachne                      Selene
                 Bellerophon and Pegasus                         Sisyphus
                 Daedalus and Icarus
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