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“The Face in the Pool: The Story of Echo and Narcissus” Retold by Mary Pope Osborne
Character Map: Fill out the following graphic organizer using the story’s descriptions of the main characters. Include both physical and personality traits. CHARACTER PHYSICAL PERSONALITY NAME CHARACTERISTICS CHARACTERISTICS
(What does he/she look like?) (How does he/she act)

Jupiter
Greek name? ____________

Juno
Greek name? ___________

Echo

Narcissus

Vocabulary: Write your own definition next to these words. Then write a sentence using the word in a way that shows the meaning.    conceited: _________________________________________________________ humiliate: _________________________________________________________ desolate: __________________________________________________________

and fears? Morals / Lessons: Answer the following questions.Name: ___________________Hour _____  forlornly: __________________________________________________________ “The Face in the Pool: The Story of Echo and Narcissus” Retold by Mary Pope Osborne The Uses of Mythology: Write either a “YES” or “NO” next to the following questions about the uses of this myth. Draw two pictures. dreams. one of Echo and one of Narcissus. Does the story of Echo and Narcissus: _______ Explain the creation of the world? _______ Explain natural phenomena? _______ give story form to ancient religious practices? _______ teach a moral lesson? _______ express humans’ deepest hopes. What lesson(s) do you think Narcissus should have learned from this story? ____________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ What lesson(s) do you think Echo should have learned from this story? _____________________________________________________________________ ______________________________________________________________________ Character Outcomes: The main characters Echo and Narcissus both meet a tragic end at the conclusion of this story.” What happens to Narcissus? What happens to Echo? . that show what happens to them at the end of “The Face in the Pool.

explain Reason 3 Example. Be sure to include specific details and examples to support your argument. Then insert into myaccessonline. and Narcissus. explain Reason 3 Example. detail. Write a multi-paragraph essay in which you defend or refute the punishments that these characters faced. explain Narcissus Reason 1 Example or detail from story to explain Reason 2 Example. Do your first draft in your pages app. explain . who was cursed because he only loved himself. Prewrite below: Echo.punishments justified? Reason 1 Example or detail from story to explain Reason 2 Example.Name: ___________________Hour _____ "Echo and Narcissus" The mythical story "Echo and Narcissus" tells of the tragic ending of Echo. who could only speak what she heard due to her excessive talking. detail. detail. detail.

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