The Gods of Small Things

Curricular Connections

Social Studies, Literature, Classics and Mythology, ELA, Creative Writing, Critical/Creative Thinking, Visual Art


  • The reproducible handouts for this activity
  • Art supplies

Common Core Standards

This activity directly supports the following ELA-Literacy Common Core Strands:

Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, relevant descriptive details, and well-structured event sequences.

Conduct short research projects to answer a question (including a self-generated question), drawing on several sources and generating additional related, focused questions that allow for multiple avenues of exploration.

Include multimedia components (e.g., graphics, images, music, sound) and visual displays in presentations to clarify information.