7th Grade Latin

7th Grade Latin (04054703)

Length:  Year

Format:  Meets Every Other Day

Description:  In this introductory Latin course, students gradually acquire language and cultural proficiency at the novice learner level.  They learn about basic Latin grammar and sentence structure through stories that discuss the life of a Roman family in the textbook Ecce Romani.  Among the topics that are covered throughout the year are:  daily life of a Roman, other cultures of the Roman Empire, such as the Etruscans and Greeks, Roman government, military history, famous Roman figures and authors, mythology, and the ways Latin continues to have an influence on America and the English language.