Mary Joan Masello

Mary Joan Masello Mary Joan Masello teaches at Baker Demonstration School in Wilmette, Illinois. In addition to classical mythology, her interests lie in Latin pedagogy, instructional design, multiple intelligences theory applications, religious studies, and classical art and archaeology. Masello is coauthor with Marianthe Colakis of Classical Mythology and More: A Reader Workbook (Bolchazy-Carducci Publishers, 2007).

Mary Joan Masello's Books

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  • Classical Mythology & More: A Reader Workbook

    Authors: Marianthe Colakis, Mary Joan Masello
    Product Code: 5734
    ISBN: 978-0-86516-573-1

    Description & More Details

    Using Greek and Roman primary sources, this workbook for the twenty-first century offers middle- and high-school aged students in Classics, English and Language Arts classes a fresh retelling of timeless tales from Hesiod, Homer, Ovid and other authors. A wide variety of exercises, reflections, and vocabulary enrichment tasks accompany each myth. Students preparing for the ACL Medusa Myth Exam and the ACL National Mythology Exam will find in this an indispensable tool. Creation myths, stories of the Olympians and Titans, legends of the Trojan War cycle, love stories and tales of transformation are all included here. A teacher resource section provides historical, archaeological, artistic and psychological background, ideas for further research and exploration, as well as hands-on class activities.