Joined: 19 Oct 2011
Today I want to share a really cool site that, Sarah Pennington, a language arts middle school teacher at the school where I work, uses with her kids. Students who are interested in mythology can take a national test through the American Classical League's Excellence Through Classics program. The website is www.etclassics.org.
Students pay $5 to take the exam, and teachers send in their results. The test quizzes students on the gods and the Underworld, with elementary students completing fewer questions if they choose. Middle schoolers can tackle the Iliad,
the Odyssey, and other texts as well as test their knowledge of African myths, Native American myths and Norse myths.