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This week in class, we’re reading "The Transformation of Arachne into a Spider" by Ovid.
“The Transformation of Arachne Into a Spider” from Ovid's Metamorphoses is a classic myth in which a nymph named Arachne offends the goddess Athena and suffers the consequences for her lack of humility.
"Who's in control: man or nature?" and "Is revenge ever justified?"
Ways to support your child:
- Ask your child about this myth at home:
- Watch the following clips with your child at home: