Antigone by Sophocles
Lesson plans and learning activities
|Antigone E-Notes Lesson Plan
Teaching unit, activity pack, puzzle pack, and lesson plans.
The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization
Click on "Educational Resources" for Lesson 4, "Oedipus the King: An Introduction to Greek Drama." Other lessons involve research into Greek civilization.
Biography and commentary at Wikipedia.
Sophocles - Biography and Works
Good background information.
Text of the play in multiple formats, including EPUB, Kindle, more.
Summary of the play and general notes. Includes a link to "The Antigone game." A good review.
Overview, suggestions for instructional focus, activities, and connections beyond the classroom.
This unit plan includes a study guide and answers, a Jeopardy-style game (requires MS-Powerpoint or compatible application), other projects, tests, and an extension activity connecting Antigone with The Whale Rider.
Antigone -- Screenplay Assignment
Click on the title link for a full description of the activity, which involves bringing Antigone into the 21st century.
Antigone: vocabulary from the play
A list of 50 words presented in context and with definitions. Click on the word for pronunciation, examples of recent use, more.
The Classics Pages: Sophocles Antigone - Creon
An analysis of Creon's attitudes and actions.
Greek Myths, Oedipus, Antigone ... and Star Wars
Click on the title link for a complete discussion.
Sophocles' Antigone: Ancient Greek Theatre, Live From Antiquity!
These follow-up activities focus on the experience of ancient Greek drama and its role in ancient Greek society.
Study guide for Sophocles' Antigone
Questions to guide students as they read.