Process

Explore the links below to get an idea of what the Hero's Journey is about:

The Hero's Journey Steps:

http://www.amersol.edu.pe/_afleming/2003/hero.html

http://www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/smc/journey/ref/summary.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/00800/journey.htm

http://www.healthguidance.org/entry/14045/1/The-Heros-Journey-Summary-of-Steps.html

The Hero's Journey Examples:

http://www.mythichero.com/harry_potter.htm 

http://library.thinkquest.org/03oct/00800/shrek.htm 

http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~sparks/sffilm/mmswtab.html 

 

Once you have spent some time exploring the steps, complete the graphic organizer below.  Copy and paste the table into a word document, when done save it to the G: drive under your name.

***Remember; not all steps will take place in all stories.  Also, the steps do not always take place in order.***

Hero’s Journey Step

How It’s Seen in Percy Jackson

How It’s Seen in Harry Potter or Shrek

How It’s Seen in a Movie/Book of Your Choice.  Movie/Book Chosen: ____________________________

The Ordinary World

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Call to Adventure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Refusal of Call/Reluctant Hero

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Wise Mentor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The First Threshold

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tests, Allies and Enemies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Ordeal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revisiting the Mentor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Return with New Knowledge

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seizing the Sword (or Prize)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Resurrection

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Return with Elixir*  *magic potion or medicine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

***Steps taken from: http://www.amersol.edu.pe/_afleming/2003/hero.html  The Hero's Journey: Summary of the Steps by: Joseph Campbell

 

Create a graphic organizer to outline your story.  Copy and paste the table into a Word document.  When done, save under your name/Creative Writing.

Hero’s Journey Step

How It Will Be Shown in Your Story

Hero’s Journey Step

How It Will Be Shown in Your Story

The Ordinary World

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revisiting the Mentor

 

Call to Adventure

 

 

 

 

 

 

Supreme Ordeal

 

Refusal of Call/Reluctant Hero

 

 

 

 

 

Revisiting the Mentor

 

Meeting Wise Mentor

 

 

 

 

 

 Return with New Knowledge

 

The First Threshold

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seizing the Sword (or Prize)

 

Tests, Allies and Enemies

 

 

 

 

 

Resurrection

 

Supreme Ordeal

 

 

 

 

 

 

Return with Elixir*  *magic potion or medicine

 

 

Before you get started on working on the trailer for your "movie", here are a few things to keep in mind:

Here are some links to different movie trailers:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_EC2tmFVNNE

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxqQPrUomTc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xko1Mx5w4tg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9gvqpFbRKtQ