LATIN COURSE FOR TEENAGERS – PART IX (JAN - MARCH 2020) TUTOR: Dr, JOHN WHELPTON
The textbook for this course, Cambridge Latin Course, is by far the most popular in the UK and is used by over 90% of schools teaching Latin. Students will need to purchase a copy of Book V but this will not be used until Session 9. You will be supplied with Powerpoints illustrating each of the Cambridge stages covered in Part IX. Please note that these are copyright materials and should not be passed on to anybody else. You will be welcome to contact me on firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions at any time. There is also additional introductory material at http://linguae.weebly.com/latin--greek.html
Session 1 6/1 Check translation of Euphrosynē I, read Euphrosynē II and cēna Hateriī. Deponent verbs (pg.64-5). Homework: Read philosophia, and prepare About the Language 2 (gerundives).and 3 (future participles).
Session 2 13/1 Comprehension questions (Latin and English) on philosophia. Gerundives and future participles. Practising the language (agreement of adjectives, subjunctive in reported commands)/ Homework: Read `Roman society’ and `Astrology, philosophy and other beliefs’ (pp.71-75). Prepare for vocab quiz on Stage 32..
Session 3 20/1 Vocab quiz on Stage 32. Powerpoint LATIN 33. Future tense (with LATIN VERBS.ppt). Read Tychicus and commence in aulā Domitiānī- I with Latin and English comprehension questions. Homework: Written answers to comprehension questions on page 83, prepare in aulā Domitiānī-II
Session 4 3/2 Correction of comprehension questions on in aulā Domitiānī-I Read in aulā Domitiānī-II. Exercises on future tense (pg.85). Homework: Prepare pp.85-88 (`About the language’, `Practising the language’) and for vocabulary. quiz on Stage 33
Session 5 10/2 Vocab quiz on Stage 33. Conversation (names, origin, place of residence, ages, family members). Exercises on diminutives and the future perfect tense (pp.86, 88). `Practising the language’. (perfect passive participles, passivization of sentences). Revision of all tenses (with LATIN VERBS). Homework: Read `Entertainment’ (pp.89-93). Look at PowerPoint LATIN 34
Session 6 17/2 View LATIN 34. Read ultiō Epaphrodītī and start pair translation of īnsidiae-I Homework: Written translation of īnsidiae-I.
Session 7 24/2 Correction of translation of īnsidiae-I. Read īnsidiae-II and exitium-I Collection of orders for Book V. Homework: Prepare exitium-II and honōrēs.
Session 8 2/3 Read exitium-II and honōrēs. Exercises on present passive infinitive and future passive tense (pp.102 and 104). Revision of passive tenses. Homework: Prepare for quiz on Stage 34. Read `Freedmen’ (pp.106-109).
Session 9 9/3 Quiz on Stage 34 vocabulary. `Practising the language’ (p.104-5; future tense forms, sentence building, passivization) View LATIN 35. Homework: Revision of grammatical forms from `Language Information’.
Session 10 16/3 Overview of nouns, adjectives and verbs. Read ex urbe (in Stage 35 – Book 5) with comprehension questions in Latin and English. Homework (for those proceeding to LATIN X): Prepare vīta rūstica.