Characteristics of a Classical Hero
Updated: 2/27/2019
Characteristics of a Classical Hero
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Classical Heroes in Literature

The Classical Hero and the Superhero

By Rebecca Ray

Who are classical heroes? Who are superheroes? How can I tell them apart? Teaching students this literary device and asking them to think deeply about the hero's attributes, and how they affect the work as a whole, will instill a deeper understanding of many literary works.
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Storyboard Text

  • HUMBLE BIRTH
  • GREATNESS FORESHADOWED
  • STRONG ABILITY
  • EMOTIONAL QUEST
  • BATTLE OF PRIDE
  • DEATH