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Lingua Latina II d: Letters and What's Going On? (Epistulae et Quid Agitur?)

Go deeper into the Latin language in a natural, fun way, developing proficiency, in particular appreciating how much of English is derived from Latin.
Christina M Matone
22 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 2 learners
  There are no upcoming classes.
Class
75 minutes
per class
Once per week
over 8 weeks
12-17
year olds
3-9
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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I'm a homeschooling mother of four with a PhD in Classics from Columbia University. After teaching at the college level, I started teaching Latin to kids ages 6-18 in our homeschool coops. I love the creativity of sharing a 'dead' language in very lively ways, through conversation, reading stories, games, and song. 

Learning Latin does help our children succeed in so many ways. Latin is at the root of a large chunk of our words in English, it is the source of all the Romance languages, and, with Greek, Latin gives the building blocks of scientific, philosophical, legal, and theological vocabulary. Latin grammar helps students understand English grammar.  

Good news: it does not have to involve brute memorization and thick textbooks.
Students will need: Lingua Latina by Hans H. Orberg I will scan some pages of text for you, but if you wish to continue with this text, I do recommend looking into getting yourself a copy. It makes for good reading! Students will also be using materials from nle.org to prepare for the National Latin Exam in March -- a fun and exciting experience! I will supply other materials to students via a dropbox folder and a quizlet page for vocabulary.
1 hour 15 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.

Teacher

Christina M MatoneInteractive teacher of Latin and Ancient Greek as living languages, Latin and Greek roots in the English language
22 total reviews
10 completed classes

About Me

SalvEte! Greetings! I have been teaching Latin to students 6 to 50 years old for years. I teach Latin using the Natural Method, as a living language with conversation, reading,  play and song. Latin is alive and well in our English language too,... 
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