Review and discuss Book IX (Cyclops) and compare with Book X "The Grace of the Witch" (Kirke)
Pass out handout: Book X of The Odyssey: Kirke
Complete top portion comparing Books IX and X: What kind of leader is Odysseus? What kinds of challenges (physical, mental, emotional) does he face in this book? What weapon(s) does he use? What strengths and/or flaws does he exhibit in these two chapters?
NOTE: Tomorrow you'll have a presentation by Ms. Hinojosa that will last the entire period. Friday you'll need your books as you'll be completing this handout in class.
HW: Read the rest of Book X: "The Grace of the Witch" from The Odyssey for Friday.