Journal: Describe Dante in 3 textually-supported adjectives.
Agenda: Cantos I-III Comic Strips
Homework: Finish Comic Strips, due Tomorrow 3.2
Journal: Write a list of the seven deadly sins (or guess them if you're not sure.)
Agenda: Text structure of Inferno; 9 Circles of Hell
Homework: Write example sentences for Inferno Vocab Sheet
Journal: Why doesn’t Dante imagine Hell as just one big boiling blood river for all sinners? Justify your answer with what we have learned about the context surrounding Dante.
Agenda: Contrapasso in Inferno (read article under Documents ->)
Homework: Choose your groups for the Circles of Hell project.
Ms Gilpin Absent; We will do Journal 3.4 in class on 3.5.
Journal: Draw a smiley face or something else cute.
Agenda: Sign up for project groups; project work time.
Homework: Rough Draft 4.1; Project and Final Draft 4.4 - Please refer to the calendar in the Circles of Hell Project document.\
Journal: Who are you?
Agenda: Journal setup; Annotation pre-assessment
Homework: Sign up for ActivelyLearn, code "3y4m2"; complete "Beowolf" assignment
Journal: What is hell? Make a mind-map for words you associate with the word ‘hell.’
Agenda: Class discussion - Associations with hell
Homework: "Beowulf" assignment on ActivelyLearn - It's assigned now, sorry about that :)
Journal: Which should a translator prioritize when translating a literary text: preserving the beauty of the original writing, or transcribing the exact meaning of the words?
Agenda: Class discussion - Translation; Dante ppt; Begin Canto I
Homework: Annotate first page of Canto I, due 2.4
Journal: What is a symbol? Give a definition in your own words. What does the dark forest symbolize in Canto I?
Agenda: Canto I
Homework: None - please print Canto III
Journal: Make a bullet-point list of the events of Canto I.
Agenda: Canto III
Homework: Canto III Annotations checked on Monday.