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Week 1: In the beginning was the Word

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In principio erat Verbum

     This first lesson plan is a little long because it serves as an introduction to my resources. Future posts will be much shorter, I promise.
     I'm taking time this first week to show my 6th-grade daughter how Henle Latin is set up. We have three books—Purple Lesson Book, Blue Grammar, White Answer Key. Last year I directed Challenge B, and even though my Challenge B daughter had a couple of years of Latin under her belt, I was working through each lesson for the first time. I quickly saw the beauty of tabbing the books. I'm not picky as to the color or uniformity of my tabs, I just want to be able to find what I want when I want it.


Purple Lesson Book - I highlighted all the rules. THESE ARE IMPORTANT. They are placed in rectangles all throughout the book. The vocabulary words are spaced throughout the lessons so you have to watch out for them. Also, at the end of Units 1-2 and at the end of Units 3-4 are lists of all the vocabulary words introdu…

Week 1: In the beginning was the Word

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In principio erat Verbum

This first lesson plan is a little long because it serves as an introduction to my resources. I'll try to make my future posts short and to the point. 
     I'm taking time this week to show my daughter how Henle Latin is set up. We have three books—Purple Lesson Book, Blue Grammar, White Answer Key. As I worked through each lesson, I tabbed my books. I'm not picky as to the color or uniformity of my tabs, I just want to be able to find what I want when I want it.


Purple Lesson Book - I highlighted all the rules. THESE ARE IMPORTANT. They are placed in rectangles all throughout the book. The vocabulary words are spaced throughout the lessons so you have to watch out for them. Also, at the end of Units 1-2 and at the end of Units 3-4 are lists of all the vocabulary words introduced. They are listed by declensions and conjugations, and also in groups of adjectives, prepositions, conjunctions, and adverbs. This is super helpful. Last year, I was well i…