The Cyclops’ Cave – Escape and Prophecy

Today we will look at the plan that Odysseus created in order to get out of a seemingly impossible situation.

Learning Target: The role of the Prophecy in “The Odyssey”.

After reading and discussing the following pages, we will look at the video version of events.  (35:09 to 54:57 in the Youtube video).

Classwork Due (20 points): 

  1. What was the most effective part of Odysseus’ plan, in your opinion?
  2. After the escape, the Cyclops puts a ‘curse’ or prohesies doom for Odysseus and his crew.  How does that relate to what we learned on page 1 of The Odyssey?

Todays Reading and Discussion:

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