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Letter of the week. 🙂

“I would like to thank you for providing a wonderful resource for homeschool students studying Latin. Prior to finding out about your website, my son, who was a ninth grader in Classical Conversations, struggled daily with getting through his Latin, both with...

Spanish?

I received this question: Are you still planning to go through a Spanish version of Lingua Latina next year? Brent has expressed an interest in learning it after he finishes this book. If we can stick with your instruction, that would be great because it works for...

Travel tip: What to do after you land.

As I get older, jet lag takes more and more out of me. There are several ways to fight it. First of all, and this is probably obvious, try to stay awake until bedtime.  In other words, if you generally go to bed around 10 pm, try to stay awake until 10 pm in the new...

Jet lag and emails.

I haven't blogged in a few days.  Nor have I responded to many emails. Last Saturday, one of my daughters and I flew to Dublin, Ireland.  She is visiting with friends an hour, or so, north of the city, and I am locked up in the cheapest, most Spartan room I could...

Henle Latin during the summer?

I received this question: My kids are doing Classical Conversations and I am very interested in this program.  Will this program follow the Henley along with the CC program?  Also, is there a summer program or a way to start the program in the summer? Here is my...

Pretty cool

If you are tired of the boring textbook, and you need a break, this might help:   https://youtu.be/LMytsRFwa_Y

Allergies win.

Guys, I am closing down the rest of the morning classes. I will teach the etymology class until Friday of this week, then I am shutting it down as well. I am heading overseas on Saturday for work.  I may attempt to teach from over there, but we will see. Allergies in...

I just keep trying

Even though I know better, I just keep trying to teach during allergy season.  For me, the month of May.  Tried again this morning.  Can barely breath.  Cancelling Greek and First Year Latin this morning.  I am sorry, guys.  Ugh.  THIS is why I usually move to Greece...