Two new “classes”.

Sometimes there just isn’t enough time in class to cover it all. This has been a major problem with Second Year Latin by Robert Henle.  There just isn’t always enough time for the readings he assigns. So, on Monday’s (until May) we are going to...

Visual Latin and Lingua Latina?

I received this question: My daughter is taking your visual Latin year one. According to the syllabus, it says that in lesson 10 to start reading one chapter in lingua Latina every two visual Latin lessons. Would you please describe what this looks like or give me an...

The Roman Villa

In Lingua Latina class today, we learned about the ancient Roman villa. Here are some videos/virtual tours of typical Roman villas of the first century A.D. (One of my students found these.  Thanks, Julia!) This first one is my personal favorite: A cut-away view: A...

The home of Julius and Aemilia.

In chapter 6 of Lingua Latina, we learn about the home of Julius and Aemilia.  In the Lingua Latina forum, one of my students posted an excellent tour of a typical Roman home.  Watch this video and keep it in mind as you read chapter 6:  ...