Glenda Funk's lesson: '"A Hero Ain't Nothing but a Sandwich": Imagining and Inventing an "Epic" Hero' Objective: SWBAT use the hero monomyth as inspiration for creating an "epic" hero project. Big Idea: We all have personal heroes and ideas about heroes whether from personal experience or pop culture.
To me this young man is a hero. He was extremely brave to chase after the kidnapper and bravery is one of the characteristics of a hero. He might not have saved the world but he did save that little girls life and innocence. He also saved the family from the unbarring pain of not knowing what happened to their little girl.