Unit 2: The Lightning Thief

(Guidebook 2.0)

46 Instructional Days

Anchor Text, Literary:

The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan


Folklore, Mythology, and More: Students build on their knowledge of myths and folktales, this time focusing on lessons about nature and life found in each. They will understand the purpose and message behind the stories they read. Students come to understand how literature helps us to make sense of the world around us, and how literature from the past influences our current lives and contemporary stories.