Connecting The Odyssey to Non-Fiction (Laura Brill, 9-12)

Laura Brill 


Laura is an English teacher at Greenwich High School in Connecticut. She started using Newsela with her students last year. Laura excels at connecting the literature she is teaching in her classroom with the events that are happening in the world. She uses Newsela to help her students see how what they read and how they analyze it really matter.


For students to make connections between the ideas that are presented in “The Odyssey” and the real world.

Grade Level and Subject

9th grade, English

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