The Odyssey: Close Reading & Text Dependent Questions--this unit is differentiated for Gate, English Learners, mainstream students, and struggling students. Unit focus questions/essential questions help students to follow and understanding the deeper meanings in the text. Essential questions also help students close read, build background, and search for evidence/quotes to help prove their points in the differentiated culminating essay. Included in unit: Introductory Myth Creation Project, Study Guide Questions, Essential Question Graphic Organizer, Essay Criteria Instructions & Rubric, Differentiated "Cloze" essay outlines (2), & a basic essay outline. PLEASE NOTE: this is the same unit as the Differentiated Oddyssey Unit offered on my storefront.