Read, Study, and Quiz Ovid's "The Story of Daedalus and Icarus". Then view The Fall of Icarus by Peter Brueghel the Elder.
Resources
  • Daedalus
  • Icarus
  • Painting
  • Pieter Brueghel the Elder
  • "Musée des Beaux-Arts" by W. H. Auden

    In an essay of 200+ words, double space, saved as icarus.doc; Compare and contrast the poem by Ovid with the picture by Brueghel. As part of the essay, discuss the relationship between Daedalus and Icarus.