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Ch 4: Teaching Oedipus Rex

About This Chapter

Watch these video lessons to go over helpful strategies for teaching Sophocles' ''Oedipus Rex''. This chapter is a great way to prepare for going over this literary work with your students in a literature class.

Teaching Oedipus Rex - Chapter Summary

You can watch the video lessons included in this chapter to get some helpful tips and strategies for helping your students understand Sophocles' Oedipus Rex. Topics discussed in these lessons include:

  • Oedipus Rex lesson plans
  • Questions for Oedipus Rex study guides
  • Questions for classroom discussions
  • Topics for essays on Oedipus Rex

Given the significance of this particular play to world literature and any comprehensive English course, our resources will benefit teachers who are helping their students better understand the significance and qualities of this work. If you would like, you can take the chapter's practice quizzes and final exam to ensure that you have grasped the major points from the lessons.

How It Helps

  • Offers lesson plans: Teaching Oedipus Rex is much easier if you use the comprehensive lesson plans we have provided in this chapter.
  • Encourages discussion: Your students will have an easier time studying and analyzing this work if they are guided in classroom discussions by critical and in-depth questions.
  • Suggests essay topics: By providing you with comprehensive essay topics on this subject, this chapter will allow you to help your students improve their understanding of this play.

Skills Covered

Review our resources so you can:

  • Construct comprehensive and effective lessons on Sophocles' Oedipus Rex
  • Write helpful study guides for your students that employ diverse and stimulating questions
  • Guide classroom discussions on Oedipus Rex that will bring about greater understanding from your students
  • Assign creative and impactful essay topics on this subject to your students

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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