Introduction to Latin Class (2 semesters required)
This course provides 7th graders with a basic introduction to Latin. The course is integrated with the historical studies of ancient Rome to provide a well rounded introduction to Roman culture, life style, and language. Students learn basic vocabulary, verb conjugation, sentence structure and cases. Both oral conversation and written translation from Latin to English/ English to Latin are taught.
Latin Class (2 semesters required)
Latin builds on the skills learned in the 7th grade Latin course. The course is designed to increase proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing Latin. Additional vocabulary, grammar, cultural material, and prose from famous Roman authors serve to enhance students' understanding of the Romans. Students use what they learn to understand today's world better as they realize the influences of Latin in our lives today.