A Closer Look at The Odyssey Processing the reading
Targets • I CAN: examine the sequence of events of Odysseus’ decision making. • I CAN: recognize the cause of effect of Odysseus’ decision making. • I CAN: list and define different people/monsters during Books X through XII. • I CAN: work collaboratively with my classmates to further understand the text.
Define • Aeolus • Circe • Tiresias • Anticleta • Agamemnon • Achilles • Tantalus • Scylla • Charybdis
Sequence of events Review: Let’s talk about the order of events thus far. Where did Odysseus and his shipmates begin the journey? Where are they currently? Where are they headed?
What is cause and effect? How do Odysseus’ decision effect him and the others around him? How do Odysseus’ ship members actions effect Odysseus?
Study Guide You have received a study guide to help you analyze the book even further. This is not worth any points for completion. Answer key on Blended Schools
Homework! Draw a map illustrating the path of Odysseus and his crew thus far. Make sure to have a START and an END. Also include drawings of significant places and things that the crew has seen. Due tomorrow!!!