This product includes a PowerPoint to introduce The Odyssey and guided notes that go along with the presentation. There are some notes to help teach on the PowerPoint if you look in the notes view.
The presentation includes background on The Iliad- The connection to the movie Troy (trailer is hyperlinked to movie picture), how the war really began (Paris stole Helen), how they eventually won the war, and the role Odysseus played.
It also includes background on The Odyssey- The story picks up when the war ends, Odyssey is trying to get home, the setting of the story, major characters, and some of the obstacles he encounters on his way home.
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