Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017


Sign up for your re-takes by Monday, November 13 @ 11pm.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Stage 7: CENA

Stage 7: CENA


  • Perfect tense (VSUX; biberunt)
  • Sentences with subject omitted
  • Ghost stories are told
  • There is a mysterious death
  • Roman burial customs
  • Roman beliefs about the afterlife

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Stage 6: Felix


  • Imperfect & perfect tense
  • erat & erant
  • slaves & freedmen
  • Clemens witnesses a fight; sees Felix, one of caecilius' freedmen, tells a story



Thursday, October 5, 2017

Stage 5

October 5 - 16

  • Nominative Plural
  • 3rd Person Plural Present Tense Verbs
  • The Theater: actors & performances; pantomime and comedy
  • The family goes to the theater; Poppaea, a slave girl, meets her boyfriend


Roman Civilization Center I

This is a mini-project on Roman culture.  Look at the three choices below, choose one of the topics that interest you and complete the project.  Today (10/5) will be the only day we work in class, so make sure you save your work to your google docs or what have you.

The Roman Civilization Center mini-project is due Monday, 10/9.  Please include a works cited page; this does not need to be a formal MLA or APA works cited, just a list of websites (urls) and/or books you used.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Stage 4

September 15 - October 3

  • Persons of Verbs
  • The Forum of Pompeii
  • Caecilius gets swindled in a business deal, but is triumphant in the end

Day 1
  1. Stage 4 Vocabulary Word Wall
  3. Model Sentences

Day 2
  1. Vocab Pre-quiz
  2. Review Model Sentences
  3. Language: Verbs: 1st & 2nd Persons (singular)
  4. HW: read “Hermogenes”: write Three Facts and a Fib

Day 3
  1. Vocab Quiz
  2. “Hermogenes”: do Three Facts and a Fib
  3. “in basilica” read and act out

Day 4
  1. Warm-up: Practicing the Language exercise 1 (electronic)
  2. Practicing the Language 2 (in WebBook): Grumio et leo p47
  3. Read the Culture Section and complete worksheet (The Forum of Pompeii

Day 5
  1. Review Culture 
  2. The Culture Game
  3. Culture Quiz
  4. HW: Study for Language Quiz (When we get back from Break)

Day 6
  1. Warm-up: What are you doing? & Who am I? (worksheet); and games on Cambridge
  2. Language Quiz
  3. Jeopardy

  1. TEST
  2. Stage 5 Vocabulary