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World Religion (Grade 9) Greek Gods Project: Home

Poseidon

Project Description

For Unit 2, students will complete a project on the Greek deities (gods and goddesses) that involves research, organizing and displaying information visually, and presenting to the class.  All aspects of the project will involve students working in pairs.

Greek gods & goddesses (The first twelve and Hestia are the Olympians.)

Greek

Roman

Sphere of influence

  1. Zeus

Jupiter

Sky, thunder, power, justice

  1. Hera

Juno

Marriage, power

  1. Aphrodite

Venus

Love (all aspects)

  1. Athena

Minerva

Wisdom, skill in battle, skill in handicrafts

  1. Hephaestus

Vulcan

Metal, forge

  1. Ares

Mars

War, bloodlust

  1. Poseidon

Neptune

Ocean, horses, earthquakes

  1. Demeter

Ceres

Harvest, grain, seasons

  1. Apollo

Apollo

Sun, reason, music, poetry, archery

  1. Artemis

Diana

Moon, hunting, archery, maidens

  1. Dionysius

Bacchus

Wine, madness

  1. Hermes

Mercury

Travelers, thieves, messengers, speed,

  1. Hestia

Vesta

Hearth, family rituals, hospitality

  1. Hades

Pluto

Earth, underworld, afterlife, death, wealth (gems, precious metals)

  1. Pan

Faunus

Wild nature, music, shepherds, nymph-chasing

Need Help?

Don't fall behind!

If you are struggling and need help with any aspect of the paper, see your teachers. 

Mr. Yu-Phelps

jyu-phelps@cristoreyboston.org

 

Mrs. Karasin

mkarasin@cristoreyboston.org