The Tertii Gradus Student’s Manual is the text required by each student for completion of the course.
Release Date: Available
Format: Paperback (Print on Demand)
Latin: Tertii Gradus, Third Steps
This course is designed to recapture the initial classical spirit by making the learning of a complex foreign language interesting and fun by presenting the material relationally, proceeding from vocabulary through grammar to translation. Download and print Gradus Tertii for student use. Refer to Assignments document for schedule.
This course is designed to recapture the initial classical spirit by making the learning of a complex foreign language interesting and fun by presenting the material relationally, proceeding from vocabulary through grammar to translation.
Course Prerequisites: Primi Gradus
1. To guide students through basic Latin concepts, equipping them with the knowledge and competence to excel in junior high level Latin programs.
2. To develop an extensive vocabulary which is applied through grammar and translation exercises.
Prelude to Latin: Tertii Gradus
Prelude to Latin: Tertii Gradus, Instructor’s Manual
Classroom Resources: Latin helps, Posters, Games, Latin in American History (art, posters, etc.)
Primary Teaching Methods:
Presentation of new material with guided practice, Recitation (small group oral quizzing),Games, Drills, Sound off, Flash cards
Assessment and Evaluative Methods:
Question/answer sessions, Games, Puzzles, Translations, Group and individual recitation, Drills, Spelling Bees.
Grades assigned: E, S or N
Approximate time per week: Two classes a week, 40 minutes a class and approximately 30 minutes of homework per classroom hor or 1 hour per week.
1st Quarter– Review Pronunciation, Conjunctions, Prepositions, Adjectives, Pater Noster, Vocabulary: Secundi Gradus
2nd Quarter–Pater Noster, Lesson 1, Lesson 2
3rd Quarter–Fides Obligata, Lesson 2 and Lesson 3
4th Quarter–Fides Obligata, Lesson 4 and Lesson 5