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    Percy Jackson

    Percy Jackson is a demigod, the son of the mortal Sally Jackson and the Greek god Poseidon. He has ADHD and dyslexia, allegedly because he is hardwired to read Ancient Greek and has inborn "battlefield reflexes". He has been expelled from almost every school he has ever attended. Percy's birthday is August 18.[1] In the first novel of the series, The Lightning Thief, he is twelve years old. Like other demigods, he is expected to act as the Olympian gods' agent in the mortal world, taking action when

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    Percy Jackson Archetypes

    In the stories Percy Jackson The Lightning Thief and “The legend of Perseus”, the Legend of Perseus is modernized in Percy Jackson The Lightning Thief by changing the events, Hero Archetypes, and themes. Have you ever wonder how Roman stories are like today and how they are made modern to meet your expectations? Events are one of the main thing modernized from ¨The legend of Perseus¨ to Percy Jackson the Lightning Thief. The events are modernized through the Hero’s Journey because in “The legend

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    Percy Jackson Dialectical Journal

    2) The book starts off with a trouble maker in high school, Percy Jackson. This young man soon realizes that his life is about to flip upside down really quick as soon as he finds out that he is the son of a Greek god, Poseidon. His mom tells him that the city is no place for him anymore and he is now going to go to a training camp for young decedents of the gods. Percy learns how to use his powers and then he decides to set out on an adventure to rescue his mom who had recently been taken by a bad

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    Percy Jackson Research Paper

    Rick was a teacher. Where did you get the idea for Percy Jackson? Rick's son Haley, asked to hear a Greek myth every night and when there was none left he asked rick to make up his own with new characters. What is different between writing a kid's book and writing an adult book? When rick was writing Percy Jackson he did not find it much different from writing. Rick made sure to not "write down" to kids. Why does Percy have ADHD and dyslexia? Ricks own son was going through testing

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    Comparing Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief

    Percy Jackson is a typical boy with unusual talents; he can truly say that the pen is mightier than the sword. Percy had learning difficulties, an abusive step-dad, and he was expelled from every school he attended. Percy has no friends except his handicapped friend Grover that Percy thinks he is helping, but in reality his friend, Grover is his bodyguard. Percy Jackson, in the Lightning Thief, is a boy with growing confidence, determination and true to his word. I am similar to him because

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    Percy Jackson And The Friday The 13th Series

    Percy Jackson, the lightning thief series protagonist. Percy is a hero so he gets the standard extreme power that lets him be the hero. This is the power of water. Percy is heroic, loyal, and he attracts girls pretty well. Percy is a dynamic character Jason, Antagonist of the Friday the 13th series. Jason is a horror monster who has demonic ability’s. Jason is silent, deadly and he kills all characters in his movie. The things that define him are his ability to kill, his unforgiving and evil atmosphere

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    Sacrifice In Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief

    Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief remade the events of Danaus, Perseus, and the Gorgon. In Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief Percy fights Medusa with the shield of Athena, with the sword and shoes of Hermes (Columbus). In Danaus, Perseus, and the Gorgon Perseus gets the same magical items as percy for example Athena’s shield, “Athena lent him her shield, polished as brightly as a mirror.(D’aulaires pg#117)” Secondly, both Percy and Perseus encounter the Hydra along their journey, In Percy

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    The Similarities Between Percy Jackson And The Lightning Thief

    Percy Jackson has been diagnosed with ADHD, or attention, deficit, hyperactivity disorder.The three main traits to ADHD are Inattention, hyperactivity, and Impulsivity. Some people have ideas that Percy does not have ADHD, but other think he does. Some reasons Percy has ADHD is that he blurts things out, he can not find a activity that he likes, and he always lots of energy. The first reason Percy Jackson has ADHD is that he blurts things out at the wrong moments. In Percy Jackson and the Lightning

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    Percy Bysshe Shelley`S Poetry Analysis

    Percy Bysshe Shelley`s Poetry Analysis Shelley’s poetry covers a variety of themes from extreme joy and ecstasy to brooding despair. Themes such as restlessness, protestings against the power, an interesting relation with nature, ideal love, and a spirit seeking for freedom. I chose death as the theme to analyse because I like to read poems about death, it is interesting how death is interpreted and what the poet thinks about after-death and other death-related philosophical questions. Many

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    Percy Jackson Heroic Traits

    “Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief” directed by Chris Columbus is a movie about Percy Jackson realizing he is a demigod, people think he stole the lightning bolt from Zeus. In his adventure, he has to return the lightning bolt in order to avoid a war. Throughout his journey, Percy has three central heroic traits that are particularly expressed. He is remarkably selfless, determined, and courageous. The first heroic trait that Percy portrays is selflessness. The first example of when he is selfless

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