Paleography Project – Karen Moore
This project of recreating a Medieval manuscript will give students a new appreciation and understanding of manuscripts and poetry.
Model of Roman Theater Assignment – Karen Moore
This project has students model a Roman theater, using any medium they chose! Some of Karen Moore’s students made their model in Minecraft.
Sample Lesson on Pudet and Impersonal Verbs – Tim Griffith
Tim Griffith teaches beginning Latin students at New Saint Andrews College how to use impersonal verbs like pudet, which mean “It embarrasses”.
Exegesis of Apuleius and Phaedrus – Tim Griffith
Tim Griffith walks New Saint Andrews students through a passage from Apuleius’ Metamorphoses in Latin. The methodology is: 1) Read aloud 2) Allow students to make comments in Latin on grammatical structure. 3) Ask for rephrasing in...
Pluperfect Sample Lessons by Tim Griffith
The Pluperfect is a kind of setting. It’s setting something up. But instead of telling you what’s going on right now, it’s telling you what has already been completed. You can’t really have it all on it’s own. If you received a text...
Are Macrons Important?
What students need to learn is proper pronunciation. The Romans did not use Macrons; they are symbols to help the language learner pronunciate words. Teacher can use macrons, or they can simply reinforce proper pronunciation in the...