Ten of the Best God and Goddess Stories

Ten of the Best God and Goddess Stories

David West David West (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427177353

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Description

Ten beautifully illustrated stories tell classic tales from different cultures of powerful gods and goddesses in mythology clashing with each other and with humans. Myths include: Pandora opening the box that releases the evils of humanity, and King Midas whose touch turned everything to gold, from Greek mythology; Ganesha, the god with the elephant head, from Indian mythology; Thors Hammer, from Norse mythology; mighty Glooscap and the baby Wasis from Native American mythology; and the god Horus taking back the throne of Egypt, from Egyptian mythology. Feature boxes add additional details to help readers better understand concepts in the story as well as the time period in which the story was written.

Reading Level
Lexile
780L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
S
ATOS
5.1
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Legends & Myths
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
Subject
Language Arts Other
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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