We will be reading selections from Homer's Odyssey in conjunction with our skills on synthesizing questions and making original claims, while supporting with textual evidence.
BIG PICTURE: By the end of this outcome, you will become proficient in Socratic Seminars (speaking and listening), creating your own original claims, supporting claims with literary analysis and synthesizing ideas to create your own.
- The Odyssey Begins on p. 810 of your Lit. Text Book
- Read "Why Study Greek Mythology" & annotate
- Generate a strong claim
- Prep work: Read Part 1: An Invocation and New Coasts and Poseidon's Son through p. 817 where it stops at "Just Offshore"
- Thursday: Finish reading Part 1 through p. 828...you may have to finish for homework. After you read, generate 3 discussion questions and an original claim using DEBRA meets PACT.
- Friday: Map Testing