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World Lit: Circle 1, Limbo


  • ELAGSE9-10RL6 Analyze a particular point of view or cultural experience reflected in a work of literature from outside the United States, drawing on a wide reading of world literature. Georgia ELA
  • ELAGSE9-10RL2 Determine a theme or central idea of text and closely analyze its development over the course of the text, including how it emerges and is shaped and refined by specific details; provide an objective summary of the text. Georgia ELA

Learning Target
I can understand the Law of Symbolic Retribution in the first circle of Dante’s Inferno.

Opening Session

Let’s review our notes from yesterday!

Work Session:

After we do some background and hear about the poster project, we will start right off with reading Canto III, which describes Circle 1 of Hell (Limbo – The Opportunists). We will also head down to the Auditorium for half an hour to watch a preview of Broadway Night 🙂

Closing Session:

Ticket out the door! Tell me something that surprised you about Circle 1


Formative – class discussions


Process (scaffolding)