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An assignment where students pick a monster from The Odyssey, answer questions about it, and then either (a) draw a picture of it, or (b) write a story about a day in its life. This resource is part of the Poetry collection.


  • Language Arts > General
  • Language Arts > Literature

Education Levels:

  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12


homer odyssey classics poem poetry monsters



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The Odyssey
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Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 3, as of 2008-08-17.

Component Ratings:

Technical Completeness: 3
Content Accuracy: 3
Appropriate Pedagogy: 3

Reviewer Comments:

This simple assignment based on The Odyssey offers the student an opportunity to delve deeply into a main theme of the saga. The student is asked to identify one monster, research and analyze details about it, and expand the connection to it through writing or drawing. Used as part of a unit about The Odyssey, this exercise is useful in any classroom.

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