Paired Passages with The Odyssey: #1 Sirens and "Siren Song"

Grade Levels
6th - 12th, Homeschool
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6 pages
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Teaching The Odyssey? Need some paired poetry to spice it up? Here you go!

This product compares a passage and a poem: an excerpt from Book 12 of The Odyssey: "The Sirens" and "Siren Song" by Margaret Atwood. Close-reading and annotation directions are included, as well as comprehension questions with answer keys.

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TKAM - Paired Passage Bundle

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Total Pages
6 pages
Answer Key
N/A
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
Analyze how two or more texts address similar themes or topics in order to build knowledge or to compare the approaches the authors take.
Read closely to determine what the text says explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to support conclusions drawn from the text.

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