Odysseus & Polyphemus

Today we looked at Odysseus’ adventures in the cave of the one-eyed giant.  As we discussed, Odysseus can not fight his way out of this situation. The cyclops is much stronger than Odysseus. Click here for the activity we did with PlayPosit.

For homework, please read pages 150-154 in The Odyssey. Explain exactly how Odysseus escapes the cave and the island.  How does his own hubris mess up that escape?

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