Odysseus: Good guy or bad guy?

Today we started with a Kahoot to review some of the basics of The Odyssey. Click here to play.

We spent the rest of the period trying to answer one question: Is Odysseus a good person? Based on his actions, we debated the issue using textual evidence to support our claims.  In the end, we realized that he doesn’t have to “good” or “bad.”  Like most people, he can have a little of both.

For homework, I’d like you fast forward 10 year. Imagine you are Odysseus. You’ve been ruling over Ithaca and hanging out with your wife Penelope. What is life like for you? Do you miss your adventures?

Answer as Odysseus on Recap

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