Teacher Guide

Agamemnon Lesson Plan

Study Objectives

If all of the elements of this lesson plan are employed, students will develop the following powers, skills, and understanding:

  1. 1

    Students will learn about the various conventions of Ancient Greek tragedy.

  2. 2

    Students will explore the innate symbolism that appears throughout the work.

  3. 3

    Students will learn about the pantheon of Ancient Greek gods.

  4. 4

    Students will engage with various productions of the play with a critical eye.

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