Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Valuable Student Resources

Classical Literacy Exam:

This is a great resource for both testing your existing knowledge and acquiring new knowledge of Latin grammar, mottoes and phrases together with Greco-Roman history and mythology. Enjoy.


Online Dictionary: William Whitakers Words


What is the Value of Learning Latin


WHAT IS THE VALUE OF LEARNING LATIN?

1. Half of our English vocabulary  is made up of Latin words and roots. (up to 80% of words of 2 or more syllables)

2. Latin provides the root words for all of the modern sciences

3. Latin is the language of law, government, and logic

4. Latin is the most efficient way to learn English grammar

5. Latin is the best preparation for learning any language

6. Latin effectively develops and trains the mind

7. Latin is the language of Western Civilization

8. Latin Helps You Maximize SAT scores

9. Latin Increases Accuracy in Use of English

10. You can meet your College World Language Admissions Requirement without the emphasis on speaking the language.

Latin 3 - Fall 2018 Semester Plan


FALL 2018

Semester Plan – Latin III

A. Text Book

Unit 1 Review:

                                                Stages 1-12 (Pompeii)

Unit 2 Review:

                                                Stage 13 – 20 (Graecia, Aegyptus, Britannia)

                                                Unit 3:

                                                Stage 21 – Aquae Sulis (Bath)

                                                Stage 23 – Aquae Sulis (Bath)

                                                Stage 24 – Noviomagus (Chichester)

                                                Stage 25 – Deva (Chester)

                                                Stage 26 – Deva (Chester)

                                                Stage 28 – Noviomagus (Chichester)

                                                Stage 29 – Roma (Rome)

                                                Unit 4:

                                                Stage 40 – Roma (Rome)



B. Mythology

                                                1. The Olympian Gods

                                                2. The Heroes

                                                3. The Zodiac



C. Latin/Roman Mythology Themes in Current Media

                                                1. Wonder Woman

                                                2. The Hunger Games

                                                3. Percy Jackson

                                                4. Harry Potter

Latin 2 - Fall 2018 Semester Plan


FALL 2018

Semester Plan – Latin II

A. Text Book

Unit 1 Review:

                                                Stages 1-12 – Pompeii

Unit 2:

                                                Stage 16 - Graecia

                                                Stage 17 - Aegyptus

                                                Stage 18 - Aegyptus

                                                Stage 19 - Aegyptus

                                                Stage 20 - Aegyptus

                                                Stage 13 - Britannia

                                                Stage 14 - Britannia

                                                Stage 15 - Britannia

                                                Stage 16 – Britannia



B. Mythology

                                                1. The Olympian Gods

                                                2. The Heroes

                                                3. The Zodiac



C. Latin/Roman Mythology Themes in Current Media

                                                1. Wonder Woman

                                                2. The Hunger Games

                                                3. Percy Jackson

                                                4. Harry Potter

Latin 1 - Fall 2018 Semester Plan


FALL 2018 - LATIN I

Semester Plan



A. Text Book

Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1

Stage (Chapter) 1                    Family/Roman House

Stage 2                                    Roman House/Daily Life

Stage 3                                    Occupations/Pompeii

Stage 4                                    Forum

Stage 5                                    Theatre

Stage 6                                    Slaves

Stage 7                                    Life & Death Beliefs

Stage 8                                    Gladiators

Stage 9                                    Baths

Stage 10                                  Education

Stage 11                                  Elections & Government           

Stage 12                                  Vesuvius



B. Mythology

1. Greek Creation Myth & The Titans

2. Titanomachy – War between Titans & Olympians

3. The Olympian gods



C. Latin & Mythology in Modern Literature       

Harrius Potterus

Percy Jackson

Latin 3 - 1st Day Agenda

quid hodie agimus?

1.How to read the Daily Agenda slide in

Latin

2.Syllabus

3.What is the Value of Learning Latin?

4.Greetings & Introductions

Latin 2 - 1st Day Agenda


quid hodie agimus?



1.How to read the Daily Agenda slide in Latin



2.Syllabus



3.What is the Value of Learning Latin?



4.Greetings & Introductions