Posts Tagged 'punishment fits the crime':


Good luck on your unit test today, everyone!!!! Standard: RL.9-10.10. By the end of grade 9, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 9–10 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range. Learning Target: Students will demonstrate their knowledge on a comprehensive unit

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Standard: 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. Learning Target: I will argue whether Dante’s law of symbolic retribution applies to the 9th circle of

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Standard: ELAGSE9-10SL2 Integrate multiple sources of information presented in diverse media or formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) evaluating the credibility and accuracy of each source. ELAGSE9-10SL3 Evaluate and/or reflect on a speaker’s point of view, reasoning, and use of evidence and rhetoric, identifying any fallacious reasoning or exaggerated or distorted evidence. Learning Target: Students will learn

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Burn, baby, burn!

Standard:  ELAGSE9-10RL9 Analyze how an author draws on and transforms source material in a specific work (e.g., how Shakespeare treats a theme or topic from Ovid or the Bible or how a later author draws on a play by Shakespeare). Learning Target: I will analyze how the TV show Criminal Minds draws on Dante’s Inferno to

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Be Greedy for Monday

Standard: ELAGSE9-10SL1 Initiate and participate effectively in a range of collaborative discussions(one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grades 9–10 topics, texts, and issues, building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly and persuasively. Learning Target: I will understand circle 4 of Dante’s Inferno and how the punishment fits the law of symbolic retribution;

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