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Where we are in the books: November 18-23

Reminder: There will be no classes on Tuesday, November 26 and Thursday, November 28.  There will be morning classes (First Year Latin by Robert Henle only) that week for anyone who wants to show up. ================================================= First Year...

Just didn’t feel like typing.

I received this question: My daughter is using your Henle Latin I videos to help her through her Classical Conversations Latin class.  We have heard that it is super important to memorize the principal parts of each verb.  In your videos it sounds like you don’t...

Where we are in the books: November 3 – 9

Reminder: There will be no classes on Tuesday, November 26 and Thursday, November 28.  There may be morning classes that week for anyone who wants to show up.  Maybe. ================================================= First Year Latin by Robert Henle In the early...

What I teach my own kids If I could start over

I received this question: I have worked through Memoria Press's  Prima Latina, First Form Latin, and Second Form Latin with my high school age students, and we are a few lessons into Third Form.  Honestly, it's become a bit of a slog and I don't think we are doing a...

Why am I just now learning about this podcast?

A few weeks ago, I recommend a book, Skip College: Launch Your Career Without Debt, Distractions, or a Degree. Naturally, it got me into some trouble.  Lost some subscribers.  Made some enemies. But, it also encouraged some people.  Made some new friends.  Opened some...

Modern people can’t read this.

Someone suggested I put something funny on a t-shirt.  Something like, "Modern people can't read this"... in Latin. So, I did. I am using teespring to do this.  Looking for a lower cost alternative. But, for now, if you want t-shirt, sweatshirt, or pair of leggings...

Visual Latin Errata, Lesson 12

I received this question: A question for Lesson 12: pg 46 #3 and #6 are both Venit to match to a plural and singular imperative. Wouldn't one of them need the -nt plural ending for the indicative to know which one is plural? Here is my reply:  Correct.  I have fixed...

Where we are in the books: November 3 – 9

Reminder: There will be no classes on Tuesday, November 26 and Thursday, November 28.  There may be morning classes that week for anyone who wants to show up.  Maybe. ================================================= First Year Latin by Robert Henle In the early...

Will this be on the test?

A few weeks ago, I read an article by Seth Godin. I love reading his work.  He is succinct.   Blunt.  To the point.  My kind of writing.  The kind of writing that gets you into trouble. Read this.  It won't take long. =================================================...