• Greek Epics

    The Iliad and The Odyssey

    Below, you will find documents/links to our daily lesson materials from class. Please note that not all materials will be posted here. Some stories, presentations, and other assignments/related materials must be picked up from Miss Muhlbaier in class.

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    --Introduction to the Trojan War

    --Helen of Troy: Comparing Texts (Poetry)

    --HOMEWORK: Use textbook pages 224-228 to complete the following notes sheet and character map.


    --IliadBook 1 (students completed a study guide)

    --HOMEWORK: Book 1 SCR


    --Iliad Book 22 (students completed a study guide)

    --Assignment (class work): Epic Similes


    --Iliad Book 24 (students completed a study guide)

    --Assignment (homework): Comparing and Contrasting Heroes

    "The Odyssey" (CUSTOM TEXTBOOK HERE)


    -Introduction: Prezi/Notes

    -HOMEWORK: Read Books 1, 5, & 9; complete study guide (17 pp.)


    -Viewing "The Odyssey"

    -HOMEWORK: Read Books 10-12; complete study guide & SCR (12 pp.)


    -Viewing "The Odyssey"

    -HOMEWORK: Read Books 16-17, 21-23; complete study guide (20 pp.)


    -Viewing "The Odyssey"

    -HOMEWORK: Read Dorothy Parker's Poem & answer the questions that follow.