Study Online with the Magistra


2023-24 Live Online Latin Courses

New, Beginning Latin 1

For 5th - 8th grades, roughly
(contact me about exceptions).

Thursday 10-11 am PT

(11 am-12 pm MT, 12-1 pm CT, 1-2 pm ET)

Class is  60 minutes.

Returning Latin 3

Wednesday 8:30-9:30 am PT

(9:30-10:30 am MT, 10:30-11:30 am CT, 11:30 am-12:30 pm ET)

Class is 60 minutes.

Returning Latin 2

Wednesday 10-11 am PT

(11 am-12 pm MT, 12-1 pm CT, 1-2 pm ET)

Class is 60 minutes.

Returning Latin 4

Thursday 10 am - 11 am PT

(11 am-12 pm MT, 12-1 pm CT, 1-2 pm ET)   

Class is 60 minutes.

Overview of our Online Classes

  • Magistra Catherine Drown, author of the BigBooks of LivelyLatin, personally leads your student through BigBooks 1 & 2
  • A three-year online Latin course aimed at middle schoolers taking students from the beginning to intermediate level of the language. At the end of three years, student will have mastered Latin to the equivalent of one year of high school Latin. They will also have learned Roman history from its foundations in 753 BC to the end of the Empire in 476 AD.
  • Curriculum is the BigBooks of LivelyLatin 1 & 2, which consists of Latin grammar, English vocabulary building exercises, and Roman history stories and activities. Access to these for printing are included in tuition.
  • Weekly online 60-minute classes are available on Wednesdays and Thursdays; 30 classes per year for three years.
  • Interactive, user-friendly web-based software facilitates an engaging, fun weekly online class. Students have the ability to see classmates and the teacher, annotate documents, write on whiteboards, participate in smaller breakout groups, and respond verbally and via text. Recorded classes provide backup in the event of a missed session.
  • Online resources and teaching videos reinforce skills in the week between classes.
  • Private online classroom offers a central spot for assignments, communication, link to recorded classes, and support.
    A 15-seat limit ensures participation by all class members.
  • Class includes coaching by the Magistra to develop life-long self-directed study skills and habits as well as other life-enriching experiences.
  • Texts: The BigBooks of LivelyLatin, Volume 1 & The BigBook of LivelyLatin, Volume 2. Access to these are included in tuition. You will print these for student use as needed. If you prefer to have a hard copy already printed, you can purchaseThe BigBooks here.


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