Current Promotions
  1. First Form Latin: Kit plus Pronunciation CD, Flashcards and DVD's
    First Form Latin: Kit plus Pronunciation CD, Flashcards and DVD's
    Cheryl Lowe
    Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $109.49 Retail: $115.00 Save 5% ($5.51)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW636124
    Video

Designed for instructors and learners with no Latin background, Lowe's unique curriculum focuses on teaching grammar systematically to encourage retention and understanding---rather than topically to facilitate translation. Extensive workbook exercises ensure skills mastery and rapid recognition of inflected forms. Includes an everything-you-need teacher's manual, accessible student text and workbook, quizzes and tests, pronunciation CD, flash cards, and DVDs. Grades 5 and up. From Memoria.

  1. First Form Latin: Kit with Pronunciation CD
    First Form Latin: Kit with Pronunciation CD
    Cheryl Lowe
    Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
    $54.99 Retail: $62.41 Save 12% ($7.42)
    Availability: Out of Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW636123

Lose your fear of learning or teaching Latin! Through thirty 2-page lessons, students will learn vocabulary derivatives, detailed explanations of Latin sayings, syntax, and translation slowly, with an emphasis on mastery. Conjugations are clearly shown in two-tone colors, visually emphasizing the important or changing parts students need to memorize. Designed for teachers with no background in Latin, First Form Latin is recommended for grades 6-12, or for younger students who have completed Latina Christiana I; First Form Latin may be taught to students of all ages since beginners, regardless of age, are in the grammar stage of learning. The Student workbook provides actual practice with the language, while the pronunciation CD emphasizes correct speaking skills; ascertain the amount retained with quizzes and tests, and easily teach and correct with the teacher's manuals.

This kit includes:

  • First Form Latin Student Text, 112 pages, softcover
  • First Form Latin Student Workbook, 192 pages, three-hole-punched, softcover
  • First Form Latin Pronunciation CD
  • First Form Latin Quizzes and Tests
  • First Form Latin Teacher Manual for Workbook & Test Key, spiral-bound
  • First Form Latin Teacher Manual, 112 pages, three-hole-punched, softcover

    1. First Form Latin Student Text
      First Form Latin Student Text
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
      $9.99 Retail: $12.50 Save 20% ($2.51)
      5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
      Availability: Out of Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636126

    Lose your fear of learning or teaching Latin! This uncluttered, small (8" x 8") textbook features a limited vocabulary of only 185 words-but teaches those words through the unique "Grammar-First" approach. Through thirty 2-page lessons, students will learn vocabulary derivatives, detailed explanations of Latin sayings, syntax, and translation slowly, with an emphasis on mastery. Conjugations are clearly shown in two-tone colors, visually emphasizing the important or changing parts students need to memorize. Designed for teachers with no background in Latin, First Form Latin is recommended for grades 6-12, or for younger students who have completed Latina Christiana I; First Form Latin may be taught to students of all ages since beginners, regardless of age, are in the grammar stage of learning. 112 pages, softcover.

    1. First Form Latin Student Workbook
      First Form Latin Student Workbook
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
      $12.49 Retail: $15.00 Save 17% ($2.51)
      4.5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
      Availability: Out of Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636127

    From Cheryl Lowe, author of Latina Christiania, First Form Latin is a unique "grammar-first" approach to learning Latin. The extensive workbook exercises are divided into sections of word study & grammar; conjugations or declensions; form drills; translation skills; and enrichment/honors/review, promoting mastery and quick recognition of inflected forms. Four to six pages of exercises are given for each lesson; two-tone colored text breaks up pages without being distracting. Fill-in charts for conjugations keep lessons neat and organized. 192 pages, softcover; book is three-hole-punched.

    1. First Form Latin Teacher Manual with Answer Key For Workbook and Tests
      First Form Latin Teacher Manual with Answer Key For Workbook and Tests
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
      $23.99
      Availability: In Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636125

    This teacher's guide accompanies First Form Latin's workbook and tests. Easily organized in flip-top style, student worksheets, quizzes, and tests are arranged in chronological order with the correct answers overlaid. Pages are reproduced in black-and-white. Comb-binding.

    The Teacher Manual includes easy-to-understand teaching tips & guidelines; the rest of the book features reduced student text pages that are surrounded by the lesson. Explanations of grammatical terms and concepts, scripted questions, vocabulary lists, and workbook notes are included. Student text answers are overlaid in blue ink. 112 pages, softcover, three-hole-punched.

    1. First Form Latin Quizzes and Tests
      First Form Latin Quizzes and Tests
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
      $4.49 Retail: $5.00 Save 10% ($0.51)
      Availability: In Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636524

    This set of quizzes and tests is part of the First Form Latin curriculum. A quiz per lesson is provided, ranging in length from 1-sided to 2-sided quizzes. Quizzes evaluate vocabulary and Latin saying translations, conceptual understanding of grammar, conjugation, stems, and additional translation exercises. Tests are multiple pages long and cover more than one unit. Students are tested on vocabulary, conjugation, Latin sayings, and principal parts. A final exam is also included. Softcover.

    1. First Form Latin Pronunciation CD
      First Form Latin Pronunciation CD
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Compact disc
      $7.19 Retail: $8.95 Save 20% ($1.76)
      5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
      Availability: In Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636128

    Make sure you're correctly pronouncing your Latin vocabulary with this audio CD. Tracks for each lesson provide a speaker reciting the words in the lesson.

    1. First Form Latin Flashcards
      First Form Latin Flashcards
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / Trade Paperback
      $12.49 Retail: $14.95 Save 16% ($2.46)
      Availability: In Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636130

    This set of flashcards accompanies Memoria Press' First Form Latin series. Cards have the English word or the declension students are to recite, with the both the English/declension given on the front of the card, as well as the Latin or conjugated answers. 20 sheets with approximately 12 2 x 3" punch-out, glossy cardstock, flashcards. 234 flashcards total.

    1. First Form Latin DVD's
      First Form Latin DVD's
      Cheryl Lowe
      Memoria Press / 2009 / DVD
      $41.49 Retail: $55.00 Save 25% ($13.51)
      Availability: In Stock
      CBD Stock No: WW636129
      Video

    It's never been easier to teach Latin! Three DVDs cover the lessons from Cheryl Lowe's First Form Latin curriculum, and include oral drills. Taught by Glen Moore, he uses an optimistic approach with a variety of visual techniques to help children really remember what they've learned. 3 DVDs.