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College Latin I Syllabus (Shelmerdine, 2nd Edition) (132 Pages)...$30.00


College Latin I Syllabus Using Introduction to Latin by Susan Shelmerdine (2nd Edition)

Including day-by-day text breakdown, learning objectives & grading charts, and quizzes & answer keys to quizzes. 

Copyright 2015, Revised March 2015

This book is spiral bound.

Current Edition: © 2015.

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Book List

Foreign Language
  • Essential 1
    • Hackett Publishing carries the answer key for both the 1st edition and 2nd edition of the Shelmerdine text for sale as a .pdf file for about $19.95 and are happy to make the answer key available to homeschoolers. Interested parents would simply need to visit the website: http://www.hackettpublishing.com/webforms/index/index/id/2/ and email the contact for homeschooling parents. (They are trying to keep it out of the hands of students who would use it to cheat.)
    • Introduction to Latin
      Shelmerdine, Susan C.
      Focus Publishing — 376 Pages
  • Supplemental - Optional 3

Sample

Week 1

Day Assignment
1

Vocabulary: Make vocabulary flashcards for the vocabulary words found at the end of chapter 1. Read the derivative section.

Forms: Write out the present active indicative of “amo” and “moneo.” Look at page 8.

Exercises: Read chapter 1 in your text. Complete Exercise 1. Correct your work.

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2

Vocabulary: Study the vocabulary from chapter 1 for five minutes.

Forms: Write out the present active indicative of “amo” and “moneo” from memory.

Exercises: Complete Exercises 2, 3 and 4. Correct your work.

3

Vocabulary: Study the vocabulary from chapter 1 for five minutes.

Forms: Write out the present indicative active of “amo” and “moneo” from memory.

Exercises: Complete Exercise 5 and 6. Correct your work. Also, review the four principle parts of verbs and finding stems of verbs. 

4

Vocabulary: Study all vocabulary for ten minutes or until it is memorized.

Forms: Write out the present active indicative of “amo” and “moneo” from memory.

Exercises: Take the chapter 1 quiz.

5

Vocabulary: Study all vocabulary for ten minutes or until it is memorized.