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Beginner's Cambridge Latin Summer Camp - Part 1

Debbie Sears
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In this live 5 day accelerated Camp students will begin to learn the Latin language and the fascinating culture of the Classical world!

Class Experience

5 lessons//1 Week
 Week 1
Lesson 1
Day One: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1 Stage 1
- Latin word order - Characteristics of the Latin language - cases and declensions - Function of the Nominative case
Lesson 2
Day Two: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1 Stage 1
- Review and practice Nominative case function, 1st declension. - Discuss the grammar of verbs: English versus Latin. - Introduce Sum: present tense. - Culture: Roman family
Lesson 3
Day Three: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1 Stage 1
- Review and practice Nominative case function, 1st declension. - Latin sentence patterns - Latin Composition
Lesson 4
Day Four: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1 Stage 2
- Pompeii daily life: clothing - Introduce end of course project: Latin comic strip - Function of the Accusative case - Introduce 2nd & 3rd declension nouns
Lesson 5
Day Five: Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1 Stage 2
- Practice forming cases, declension families, and gender of noun - Practice identifying cases, declension families, and gender of noun - Present and Discuss Projets
  • Students will begin their journey learning the Latin language and the culture, literature, and history of the Classical world. Please see the detailed course outline in "Class Experience" for the topics that will be covered.
I love Latin and the Greco-Roman world.  I also have many years of experience teaching Latin to a range of ages and skills levels online and in a traditional classroom.  I believe that learning should be a fun and engaging journey!
1 - 2 hours per week outside of class
Frequency: available upon request
Feedback: available upon request
Details: There will be homework. Homework will consist of reading the textbook, memorization of noun and verb endings and vocabulary, and an end of course project.
The required material for this course is the student edition of the textbook "Cambridge Latin Course Unit 1, 5th edition". It is about $29 New on Amazon. Used is OK. But, it needs to be the 5th edition. 
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Learners are required to use the Nearpod and Gimkit App and will be given a code to join.
As slavery was common place in Roman times - this topic will be discussed.
A Brief History of the Romans by Boatwright
SPQR by Beard
The Roman Festivals of the Period of the Republic by Fowler
Letters Book 4 by Pliny the Younger
Justinus: Epitome of Pompeius Trogus' Philippic Histories Book 43
Joined July, 2020
Teacher expertise and credentials
Doctoral Degree from College for Global Deployment
Salvete omnes! (Hello everyone!)

**Small Class Sizes!    **Fun and Engaging Learning Environment!   **Individual Attention for Each Learner! ** All classes are Live!
**1v1 Tutoring available upon request.

My name is Magistra Debbie. 

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Group Class


for 5 classes
5x per week, 1 week
55 min

Live video meetings
Ages: 10-13
4-8 learners per class

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