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Lesson Planning

The summer is coming to an end and it's the perfect time to start thinking about this year's classes and planning them. So, what are some things we need to consider when planning? Student learning objectives for the course. What do we want students to get out of the class? What knowledge should they have? … Continue reading Lesson Planning


Student Learning Objectives

A few weeks ago, one of my Intensive Elementary Latin students asked me "What is a good grade for this class?"  After I answered her, the question stuck with me.  The next day in class, I reminded my students that they had only started learning Latin at the end of August and that they really … Continue reading Student Learning Objectives