Presentation on theme: "Evander and Hercules Aim: to understand the Stories of Evander and Hercules and their importance to the Romans."— Presentation transcript:
1 Evander and HerculesAim: to understand the Stories of Evander and Hercules and their importance to the Romans
2 Quiz time Aeneas came from which city? 11) Who did Mars rape? Who did he marry in Italy?Which God wanted to destroy him?Who was the king of the Latins?What did Aeneas do when the Latin King was Killed?Who did Aeneas fight and Kill?What two names are given to Aeneas’ son?What pre-Roman settlement did he build?What does Silvius mean?Who should have been king- Numitor or Amulius?11) Who did Mars rape?12) What were her sons called?13) What discovered the twins?14) What do we think the wolf really was?15) Name the shepherd that took in the 2 boys.16) What did the boys do to robbers?17) Which twin was captured?18) What happened to Amulius?19) What birds were the ‘sign’ to start a city?20) Why did one twin kill the other (according to Livy)
3 Swap papers Troy 11) Rhea Silvia Lavinia 12) Romulus and Remus Juno LatinusUnited the Trojans and Latins- all as LatinsTurnusAscanius/ LulusAlba LongaFrom the forestNumitor11) Rhea Silvia12) Romulus and Remus13) A She Wolf14) A prostitute15) Faustulus16) Attacked them ands robbed them17) Remus18) Killed by Romulus and Remus19) Vultures20) Laughed at his walls
4 Evander and Hercules We’ve come across them briefly in the Aeneid. They have a much deeper role in terms of Roman identity and tradition.Task 1) Read the additional sheet and mind map who they are/ what they didTask 2) In your source booklet (mid way through section 7) annotate on the key points from your mind map.
5 Summarising Evander Hercules What did the Romans get out of their associations with Evander and Hercules?EvanderHercules
6 Plenary- The bigger picture What are the similarities/ difs between Evander and Hercules and Romulus and Aeneas?Romulus & AeneasSimilaritiesEvander & HerculesOriginal Founders/ ancestorsSons of various Gods