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Telling the Tale
Beowulf Through the Ages - Cloze Activity

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Student Task 1

Click on each blank and type in the correct word or words using the vocabulary below.

Task 1 answers >>

Plot Summary: Ordering Events

Student Task 2

Based on your understanding of myths and legends, click and drag each paragraph to rearrange the sentences from the official film synopsis in an order that makes sense.

Task 2 correct order >>

Extension Task:

How far does the film’s plot follow that of the poem? Can you spot any differences between the two versions?