Grade 9 ELA Module 2, Unit 2, Lesson 8

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In this lesson, students will explore the development of the central idea of the role of fate in Laius’s murder through an analysis of key details in the argument between Oedipus and Creon. Students will continue to develop their understanding of Oedipus’s opinion of prophecy.

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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...
SL.9-10.1 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups...

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