THE FLIGHT OF ICARUS QUIZ. Created By, Ms. Jennifer Duke. #1. Who is Daedalus’ son? King Minos Icarus Theseus King Midas . #2. Why did Daedalus make Icarus collect feathers? So that he could escape the island So that he could bury them So that he could make a pillow
Created By, Ms. Jennifer Duke
Who is Daedalus’ son?
Why did Daedalus make Icarus collect feathers?
Why did Daedalus’ eyes fill with tears?
What caused Icarus to fall from the sky?
Why does Icarus try to be something that he is not? What moral lesson can you learn from his failure?
How do you feel about Icarus? Do you think that teenagers can identify with him? Why or why not?
This story seems to suggest that people shouldn’t “fly too high.” We often hear the opposite advice: “Reach for the stars.” From your own experience, when do you think taking chances is a good thing? When can it be dangerous?
Directions: Create a sentence about the events in the story for each number using the following formula:Somebody … Wanted … But … So…#8#9#10`#11