Intro to Hebrew Literature
What is characterization? How can a writer tell/show us a character? Direct characterization, Indirect characterization, and motivation are techniques an author uses to make a character more realistic.
How might we try to characterize Gilgamesh?
Who are the key players when we read ancient Hebrew texts? View the video about the history of Judaism and Christianity:
What would be some of the motivations behind sacred texts? What are the roles of the main characters (men, women, deities, rulers) in ancient texts and ancient civilizations?
Read the Genesis Flood Story. Compare and Contrast the Mesopotamian and Hebrew Flood stories
History of Judaism – Read & prepare to discuss on Tuesday/Thursday
2nd Block will take the World History Student Learning Objectives Test.