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Latin for Beginners:

Essential for the Classical Homeschool Education

Art of Fatherhood is pleased to offer:

a Latin course for beginners.  

The course will be offered for students or adults interesting in beginning to learn Latin.  

The course will run for 6 weeks at 2 sessions/week.

 

Time:  Mondays and Wednesdays at 3:30pm - 4:30pm

 

Begins: April 24th

Ends: May 31st

Total of 11 sessions (no class on Victoria day).

The course will cover the following:

 

Chapters 1-6 of the Lingua Latina text.

 

This includes:

  • Using 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th conjugation verbs in the 3rd person (sing. & plural) and in the imperative.

  • 1st and 2nd declension nouns (3rd, 4th, and 5th would be saved for a later course)

  • All 7 declensions (nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, ablative, vocative, and locative)

  • Approximately 250 vocabulary words

  • Prepositions and their subsequent cases

  • Tense: Present only

  • Voice: Active and Passive

  • Pronouns

  • Weekly worksheets

  • Dialogues in which to practice speaking the language

 

Cost: $38 for the text (yours to keep)
          $160 pp

Kenton E. Biffert has been a teacher for 13 years.  He has a master’s degree in Education and masters in Sacred Theology.  With 4 years of Latin training at the International Theological Institute in Austria, and being classically trained in theology, philosophy and literature, a teacher of drama and teaching many ages ranging from kindergarten to University, Kenton brings the classroom experience to life. 

NOTE:

Payment must be made in full by April 15th.  A $38 non-refundable fee will be held upon cancellation to cover the cost of the text purchased.