Grade 9 ELA Module 2, Unit 2, Lesson 16

Students working together

In this lesson, students will explore how the revelation of Oedipus’s true identity develops the complex relationship between Oedipus’s choices and the role of fate in the crime of Laius’s murder.

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Common Core Learning Standards

CCLS State Standard
RL.9-10.2 Determine a theme or central idea of a text and analyze in detail its development over the course...
W.9-10.5 Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new...
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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