Greek Mythology Webquest for Kids
Students will gain basic knowledge about the Greek gods and goddess by completing an internet-based worksheet. This website is great for students who might be studying World History, Literature, Mythology, Greek, or Latin. The Greek Mythology Webquest uses the foll
Greek and Latin roots will help your students become better spellers, writers, readers and vocabulary masters!
This 35 week spelling program covers over 80 common Greek-Latin word roots. Each week focuses on a set of word roots that are similar or focus on a certain theme (numbers, body parts, wat
Since reading comprehension and vocabulary knowledge are closely related, it is imperative that students develop the skills necessary to acquire new vocabulary as they move through school. The CCSS Reading: Foundational Skills demand students know and apply grade-level phonics and word-analysis, inc
Here is everything you need to teach Greek and Latin word roots to your students this year!
This bundle contains all three (3) of my popular Greek and Latin Word Root products:
Greek and Latin Roots Spelling and Vocabulary
Greek and Latin Root Cards
Greek and Latin Root Instructional Sl
A fun and easy to work with worksheet on 20 Latin words and their English meaning. Students work as "word sleuths" to try and identify the meaning of the 20 words for a set period of time and then correct and score it themselves orally with their teacher. Words were chosen for their similarity to En
Weekly Latin Phrases Language Arts Word Study Etymology CCSS ELA
This is a set of popular Latin phrases for classroom display purposes, in portrait format with large fonts. There are 43 in all, so you have more than enough for the school year. Example sentences and clarifications are included for
Learning Greek and Latin word roots and their meanings will help your students be more successful in all academic subjects! These colorful word root slides will give your students a chance to learn Greek and Latin roots visually, orally and in written form.
This Powerpoint presentation contains 24
12 png files in color with black line masters for commercial or personal use. Greek and latin roots include:
-cracy (rule by)
spec- (look, see, watch)
(NOTE: This product is also included in another product in my store titled: Weekly-Themed Greek & Latin Root Words for the Whole Year. Product includes Power Point presentations, tests, handouts, and certificates.)
The "Power Point: A History Lesson on Greek & Latin Roots in the English
This is a 40-page student notebook for a teaching unit on Rosemary Sutcliffe's "Black Ships Before Troy", a simplified prose version of the "Iliad." The notebook contains study questions for the 19 chapters in the book that students were to complete each night for homework. It also contains readings
Teaching Morphology through Greek and Latin Roots
Created by The Ancient-Minded Professor
Why teach vocabulary through Greek and Latin roots?
• Vocabulary acquisition has a direct and immediate effect upon reading comprehension
• The majority of academic words in English are derived from Greek and
Take a visit around your school or class stations to learn about all 20 Spanish countries that we celebrate during Hispanic Heritage month. Between September 15 and October 15, students enjoy learning about the capitals, food, landmarks, currency and flags of these Hispanic nations. Stamp the passpo
A fun and easy to work with worksheet on 20 Latin words and their English meaning. Similar in format to "Latin: The Language of Rome Fun Worksheet #1" but with totally different words.
Students work as "word sleuths" to try and identify the meaning of the 20 words (both nouns and verbs this time)
This project gives the student a LARGE list of latin word stems and asks them to blend them together to describe a beast and the powers that it might have. They are then asked to illustrate their beast. As an extension, students can write a story about their beasts or a paragraph describing their
For the Latin class: This one sided handout includes 4 columns,column 1 - Arabic numbers, column 2 - Roman numerals, column 3 - cardinal numbers (the number words in Latin) - column 4 - ordinal numbers (1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc. in Latin) numbers included: 1-21, 30-90 by tens, 100-900 by hundreds, 1000 an
This worksheet/activity moves you from single words (Fun Worksheet #1 and #2) to commonly used Latin phrases. Students are given fifteen Latin phrases that were used by the Romans. They then try to match the Latin words with their English translation by looking for similar or familiar words in Engli
This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about Roman gladiators. I use this worksheet to help students better understand gladiator fights, and that some Romans were opposed to the gladiator fights.
This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off th
This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about slavery in Ancient Rome. I use this worksheet to help students better understand how slaves were treated in Ancient Rome.
This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the fol
This worksheet is exactly like #1 and #2 in my series of Latin lessons, but with sixteen words instead of twenty for students to work with. Please look at the Preview to see how the lesson works. Kids love this word sleuthing activity, and this printable addresses the following Common Core Standard:
Activities for students to learn about Roman gods and goddesses (Greek names also included).
- Power Point and notes worksheet to introduce students to the topic
- Drill where students match different symbols with the appropriate god/goddess
- Word Search
- Poster project where students r
I teach my middle school class four common Latin words that are part of English a day for five school days. This is a great warmup to begin a language arts or social studies period, a real nice starter. Included are:
1) the list of the "20 Most Common Latin Words Used in English" with definitions a
This has helped tremendously in helping my students understand the etymology of words, which is emphasized in the CCSS for ELA.
This is a compilation of over 80 Greek and Latin word parts, complete with definitions, that I use in my classroom. Greek origins are shown in green and Latin in purpl
Is there a Medicinae Doctor in the house? Connecting English and Latin has never been easier .. two medical activities to teach Latin and Greek roots. The first is a matching game: figure out doctors and diseases based on the roots. In the second activity, use medical abbreviations to practice w
This worksheet allows students to use a primary source document to learn about the assassination of Julius Caesar.
This activity is very easy to use. All you have to do is print off the primary source from the following website for classroom use or direct students to the website to answer the works
* Newly Updated * - now with 2 Prepositions charts and extra Irregular Verbs!
Latin can be very confusing! Do your students need some charts to help them remember all those declensions and conjugations? What about those pesky pronoun lists??! All these endings can become a great big jumble in a
This document is the Henle 1 Grammar memory work for the first 15 weeks of Challenge A. It covers the noun declensions. Each page notes which Grammar rules are covered. I have posted the charts blank for free separately.
This lesson plan collection includes 17 primary source worksheets related to Ancient Rome. I use these readings and worksheets to add depth and debate to my Ancient Rome unit. The primary documents are from the following great website:
Special thanks f
SCOOT, SCOOT, SCOOT!
My students love doing a SCOOT in the classroom. It gets them up and moving! This product is all about using Roman numerals and Arabic (standard)
The word problems include basic operations of addition, subtraction and multiplication, BUT using both Roman numerals and Arabic.
Need help teaching Latin vocab that’s used in everyday English? Need to fill a cultural gap or strengthen their conversational literacy?
Use this 2-day set to teach, practice, and assess 30 commonly-used Latin words, phrases, and abbreviations that still exist in TV/film, the work world, and other
Introduce your young child to Latin and the ancient world with the Classical Coloring Book. 13 line drawings of the ancient world in full-page size to be colored, with accompanying Latin phrases that describe them (translations of the phrases are included at the back). Great for a rainy afternoon or
A set of 20 viewing questions (akin to reading questions) for the PBS video Greeks - Crucible of Civilization, produced in 2000 and narrated by Liam Neeson. These questions cover through the section on Cleisthenes (there is another handout for the rest of the video).
A set of 30 viewing questions (akin to reading questions) for the PBS video Greeks - Crucible of Civilization, produced in 2000 and narrated by Liam Neeson. These questions cover from the end of the section on Cleisthenes through Themistocles and Pericles (there is another handout for the beginning
A set of 19 different bingo cards with an uppercase letter of the Greek alphabet in each square. The teacher calls out a random letter of the Greek alphabet, and students place a token on that letter if they have it. (A great source of tokens is that surplus of European coins that are no good becaus
Assignment for creating a derivative tree. Using Latin root words, prefixes, and suffixes, students can create English words, make connections between Latin and English vocabulary, and increase knowledge of English vocabulary. Includes a list of Latin prepositions that function as prefixes in Engli
A detailed map in color of ancient Greece and the Ionian Peninsula (Turkey) during the Peloponnesian Wars, detailing which cities were allied with Athens and which with Sparta. A high quality .jpg, 600 dpi, and at least 10" x 10" in size, which makes it suitable for printing as well as projecting (u
This pack of 5 puzzles will help your first year Latin students practice their number vocabulary from 1 to 10, 100, and 1000. Solving puzzles makes learning vocabulary fun and easy!
Included in this PDF:
A list of the vocabulary words used in the puzzles
Roman Numerals - a ridd
How quickly can you find an M.D. in the P.M.? This bingo-style scavenger hunt for Latin abbreviations teaches children the Latin origins of the abbreviations we use every day! A follow-up lesson is a cloze activity, writing letters from a deserted island using the abberviations!
A map of the Egyptian Empire, c.1000 BCE, focusing on the Nile and the Nile Delta. Location of the pharoahs, pyramids and mummies, Egypt was one of the most dominant empires of the Mediterranean. A high quality .jpg, 600 dpi, and at least 10" x 10" in size, which makes it suitable for printing as we
These questions are based on the content of the popular mythology book D’Aulaires Book of Greek Myths. I use this book with my 6th grade classes and my students always enjoy reviewing the material with a round of quiz bowl. The questions are detailed enough that we continue to use them for review in
There are all kinds of products for foreign language classes such as Spanish and French, but I have had to make many of my own for my Latin classes at a classical school.
Included are the days of the school week in Latin Classical/Ecclesiastical:
CC kiddos enjoy a change from the mundane memorization of their LATIN memory work with this domino set! 2 Sets are included: Cycle 3 Weeks 1-4 and 5-8.
CLICK HERE for additional review materials for Classical Conversations. You'll especially want to check out our paperless, self-grading online in
A map of Charlemagne's Empire. The first Holy Roman Emperor, crowned by the Pope in 800, Charlemagne united Europe during a mini-Renaissance, spearheaded by his court scholar Einhard. A high quality .jpg, 600 dpi, and at least 10" x 10" in size, which makes it suitable for printing as well as projec
You will receive a link to a Prezi PowerPoint Lesson that covers Edith Hamilton’s Mythology Chapter, “Eight Brief Love Myths” in a visually stimulating way. I’ve spent a number of hours adding maps, art, video, poetry, etc. that all connect to these tales. All clips are YouTube links, so be sure y
Save $2.00 when you purchase this bundle of Latin puzzles! That's like buying 4 Latin puzzle packs and getting 1 free! These puzzles were designed to help students review their first year Latin vocabulary in a fun and engaging way. There are 5 puzzles in each pack for a total of 25 puzzles in thi
In this educational film, students see a reconstruction of a Roman soldier, stationed at the northern border of the Roman empire in the 1st century CE. The voice over explains the details of his armor, weapons, clothing, and personal items.
Activities to introduce students to Roman naming practices.
- Student notes worksheet with teacher key
- Name/Family challenge: Using what students know about names, they must re-assemble a family tree given only the members’ names
- Trajan’s name: Students analyze Trajan’s full name, inc