Students study both this classical language and the Roman influence on world language, history and religion. Students will master verb declensions, basic vocabulary, and classroom commands. They will also translate basic texts. Classes will compare and contrast Latin with modern English and study prefixes, suffixes and the roots of Latin in science, medicine, etc. Students will study Roman culture, contrasting and comparing it with Christianity.
Suggested Grade Level: 9th–12th
Academic Credit: 1.0*
Course Materials: Textbook, Study Sheets/Practice Tests, Teachers Guide, Instructors Resource CD, Tests**
* If assigned prior to ninth grade, credit may be awarded (upon request) once the student is enrolled in high school.
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