Classroom – Sample Lessons

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The License to Use allows users to download and reproduce the Lesson Plans for non-commerical, non-internet classroom use only.  The authors of the Lesson Plans retain all copyrights and moral rights in the Lesson Plans. The American Association for Neo-Latin Studies and its officers and Executive Council members are not responsible for the content, use or misuse of the Lesson Plans.

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Lesson Plans

Lesson 1 
Dr. Angela Fritsen: Two Renaissance Poems for Comparison: A. Catullus 101 and Pontano, Tumuli 2.25; B. Catullus 43 and Marullo, Epigrammata 1.13 (Advanced level high students in high school; intermediate/advanced level students in college)

Lesson 2 
Professor Diane Johnson: A Grammar Lesson: Making Polite Requests — A Selection from Johannes Posselius’ Colloquia Familiaria (Elementary Level)