Grade 9 ELA Module 2, Unit 2, Lesson 17

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In this lesson, students will use a tool to explore and collect the key details of Oedipus’s final act of self-mutilation, and consider how these details develop the central idea of the role of fate in Oedipus’s guilt.

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RL.9-10.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course...
RL.9-10.5 Analyze how an author’s choices concerning how to structure a text, order events within it (e.g.,...
W.9-10.9.a Apply grades 9–10 Reading standards to literature (e.g., “Analyze how an author draws on and...

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