After reading "The Odyssey," students will research a god or goddess from the poem and write a paper discussing the influence his/her assigned god had on Odysseus’ journey.
The packet provides step by step directions for the teacher and students to follow from inception to completion, including two different rubrics (for teacher preference).
1. Research process
2. Writing a thesis
3. Writing an introduction
4. Writing body paragraphs
5. Writing a conclusion
6. Creating a works cited page
7. Formatting the document in MLA
8. Grading rubric (two provided for teacher preference)