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Fall Break

I usually do not take a fall break, but this year I am making an exception. So, there will be no live classes from: October 6 - 12 Of course, since I leave classes up year after year, you are welcome to come to class 24/7.  You can do that right here on this page:...

Errata: Visual Latin, lesson 2

I keep getting this question: I am trying to understand the Lesson 2A worksheet (pg 5). I do not understand why all of the words are circled.  Are the nouns adjectives as well? Here is my reply:   Looks like I may have made a mistake.  I’ll check into it....

Game show

I received this question: My son is loving the Latin course! He’s programming a game show to review the concepts and vocabulary learned in each lesson. It’s so fun! And it’s especially helpful for me. 😀 He’s trying to determine the best way to say “game show” in...

I need to spend more time in the gym.

This letter made me laugh... and, inspired me to work out more.  This has become such a regular joke in our house I thought I'd share it with you: Last Spring my (then 7 year old) asked what I was doing on the computer. "Watching my Dwayne Thomas Latin lesson," I...

Could I see an example class?

Classes on my site started last week, but you didn't miss anything. I record every class I teach, and I only take them down if I am updating them.   Currently, there are 17 classes with around 1,500 videos all arranged by units.  In other words, you could go from...

Could I see an example class?

Classes on my site started last week, but you didn't miss anything. I record every class I teach, and I only take them down if I am updating them.   Currently, there are 17 classes with around 1,500 videos all arranged by units.  In other words, you could go from...

Why I do what I do.

This week, I received this note: Thank you for teaching Latin the way you do. Latin went from a “want to beat our heads on the table” subject to something that is maybe enjoyable! Laughter and Latin weren’t ever mixed before. - Sara I record every class I teach, and I...

Desperately behind.

All classes started this week.  I know you guys have lots of questions.  I know because my email inbox is full.  I will be working today and tomorrow to catch up on all questions. Dwane  

Yep. Even during tests.

I received this question: My son is taking the tests for Henle 1 (watch anytime) and he was wondering if students are allowed to use your Latin charts during the test or if they’re meant to be taken strictly from memory? Here is my reply: I have a different approach...