Elementary School (4-5),Middle School (6-8),High School (9-12),College and Beyond
Through the centuries poets, performers, and artists have ended their versions of the Rama epic in various ways. The endings fall into two main traditions, one stopping on a high note of triumph, reunification, and the prospect of well-being for all, and the other continuing with a tangled and sad extension.
Elementary School (K-3),Elementary School (4-5),Middle School (6-8)
Lesson or Activity
Students are introduced to the Ramayana (Story of Rama) and recall events by sequencing related art objects on a Story Hill. Then students make connections between artistic and literary depictions of character by comparing Vishnu and Ravana.