This product consists of a text-based question asking students to analyze the Odyssey and a classic song. Therefore, students are expected to synthesize information from both sources in order to answer the writing prompt. The handout contains the lyrics of the song and the writing prompt. An answer key has been provided as well as a PowerPoint detailing the entire assignment including a bell ringer, link to the song, directions for the teacher, as well as step-by-step instructions for students. This product contains individual and group work in evaluating text-based evidence culminating in an individual writing assignment.