Get your students up and out of their seats with this fun team competition. This review game for Homer’s classic epic poem, The Odyssey, features 40 questions and a lot of action. Every student helps his/her team on every round, so the game fully engages the entire class.
Duration: 30-to-35 minutes
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Print-out of this PDF file
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Your purchase includes a 30-page PDF with:
1 page of detailed instructions
2 pages of game questions (40 questions total)
27 pages of game sheets to place around your room
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NOTE: Different schools use different versions of The Odyssey, including many abridged versions from various textbook publishers. These review game questions are based off of a full-text reading of the Robert Fitzgerald translation and include the two most common spellings of characters’ names, which will match most classroom editions of Homer’s classic.
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