Spiders are another popular topic in October. But how do you spin it into your Language Arts curriculum? Try this play Athena and Arachne: How Spiders Came to Be. This Greek myth features parts that are written to accommodate readers at different proficiency levels so everyone can participate. The Teaching Unit includes tips for putting on the plays and related activities. This Halloween, throw a little classic myth into your teaching mix with Athena and Arachne: How Spiders Came to Be.