Monday, May 15, 2017

Final Exam

The final exam will be Thursday, May 18, 2017.

Here is the Final Exam Review (this is not an exhaustive review, especially with regards to the culture section, and not all of the culture questions applicable).

Final Exam Review Key

Monday, May 1, 2017

Latin Class at Wheeler

Because of EOC testing the High School schedule is flipped on May 2, 3, 5, and 10.  That means that we will be meeting in room 2017 at our usual time.  Note that May 5th is Friday and you only need to come if your are Latin Club or have make up work.

The Latin room is 2017.


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Notes for Stage 15

The Imperfect Tense of Some Irregular
possum, posse – to be able
Consider the verb sum esse fuī  -  to be
Also the verb possum, posse potuī – to be able
Present
1st
sum
sumus

1st
possum
possumus
2nd
es
estis

2nd
potes
potestis
3rd
est
sunt

3rd
potest
possunt
Imperfect
1st
eram
eramus

1st
poteram
poterāmus
2nd
eras
eratis

2nd
poterās
poterātis
3rd
erat
erant

3rd
poterat
poterant

The Irregular Verbs volō, volle & nōlō, nōlle:
They form the imperfect tense in the same way as regular verbs, i.e. using the tense sign ba attached to the stem and then an appropriate ending.
Present
1st
volō
volumus

1st
nōlō
nōlumus
2nd
vīs
vultis

2nd
nōn vīs
nōn vultis
3rd
vult
volunt

3rd
nōn vult
nōlunt
Imperfect
1st
volēbam
volēbamus

1st
nōlēbam
nōlēbamus
2nd
volēbas
volēbatis

2nd
nōlēbas
nōlēbatis
3rd
volēbat
volēbant

3rd
nōlēbat
nōlēbant

Exercises: Choose the correct form; translate.
1.         servī sōlem vidēre nōn ___.
            a. poterāmus    b. poterātis      c. poterant

2.         nōs labōrare nōn ___.
            a. poterāmus    b. poterātis      c. poterant

3.         Bregāns amphoram portāre nōn ___.
            a. poteram       b. poterās        c. poterat

4.         tū in urbe manēre ___.
            a. poteram       b. poterās        c. poterat

5.         Rūfilla vīllam prope urbem habēre ___.
            a. volēbam      b. volēbas        c. volēbat

6.         nōs redīre ___.
            a. nōlēbamus   b. nōlēbatis      c. nōlēbant

7.         custōdēs servum interficere ___.
            a. nōlēbamus   b. nōlēbatis      c. nōlēbant

8.         cūr tū festināre      ___?
            a. volēbam      b. volēbas        c. volēbat
  
9.         ___ certāmen nāvāle spectāre volēbamus.
            a. ego        b. nōs        c. servus          d. servī

10.       ___ scopulum vītāre volēbat.

            a. tū           b. vōs        c. Dumnorix      d. nautae

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Stage 14

Noun & Adjective Agreement (Part I): powerpoint & worksheet


Language Quiz

Jeopardy

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Read Across America

Tomorrow, Thursday, March 2, we will NOT have class.  Instead, those who have volunteered  for Read Across America at Eastvalley Elementary School will participate in that.

If you have volunteered:

  • Report to Eastvalley Elementary by 7:45am on March 2;
  • We will return to East Cobb by 9:00am;
  • If your parent can drive students back to East Cobb please email me (or have them email me) to confirm.

Wednesday, March 1: Coniuratio & Notes

Notes on Infinitives: PowerPoint & Worksheet ; Irregular Verbs download and study

Assignment: read "coniuratio" in stage 13 then respondē Latinē!
1.            cūr Salvius apud Cantiacōs erat?
  
2.            ubi multī servī labōrābant?

3.            quid servī ē terrā effodiēbant?

4.            quōs Salvius ad sē vocāvit?

5.            cūr Salvius servum ex ōrdinibus trāxit?

6.            quibus Salvius servum trādidit?  Cūr?

7.            quid Alātor agere voluit ?

8.            quandō Alātor pugiōnem cēpit?

9.            tum quid Alātor fēcit?  (quattuor rēs)

10.          quis veniam petīvit?

11.          quī Alātorem interfēcērunt?

12.          quid Salvius omnibus poposcit?  cūr?

13.          quid Pompēius invītus fēcit? (duae rēs)

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

NO CLASS

NO CLASS tomorrow and no club on Friday! 

Model sentences for stage 12 are due on Monday.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Stage 11: Elections

In this Stage we will be learning about:

  • local, municipal elections in Pompeii; 
  • special uses of the dative case;
  • interrogatives
Important Dates:

  • January 25 - Vocab Quiz
  • January 30 - Culture Quiz
  • January 31 - Language Quiz & Comprehension Assessment (take home)
Notes/Work: 

Friday, January 13, 2017

Stage 10 Roman Education

Read the culture section about Roman education and use this Outline for Notes.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

A New Semester


  • We will be accessing the online text and materials using Cambridge Elevate this semester.  You will need an access code, which I will give you, and you will need to set up an account.  Use the directions to get started: Elevate Student Instructions
  • The goup code is DW2835-ECMS1234
  • We will NOT have class tomorrow, Friday, January 6!