Prometheus and the Gift of Fire - Reading Comprehension - Greek Myths

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This Greek myth retells the tale of how Prometheus stole fire from the gods to give to man. It can be used to test comprehension skills, including inference, and as a model text for story planning and writing activities.

The text is accompanied by 20 reading comprehension questions. These questions target key comprehension skills such as retrieving information, making inferences and understanding unfamiliar vocabulary, including Tier 2 words.

A planning sheet is included for children to plan out their own Greek myth.

  • teacher notes
  • model text
  • comprehension questions
  • answer sheets
  • writing planner
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