Serpens

Choose one activity from each row. Each activity needs to touch the last either diagonally or vertically.

Standards

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I can recognize words and phrases and simple sentences.

Draw your favorite moment from the scene. Use Latin captions to make the drawing clear.

Translate five lines of the scene into very good English.

Rewrite eight lines of the scene in a modern day setting.

I can understand cognates and borrowed words.

Choose five Latin words from the scene, and give an English derivative (word that comes from Latin) for each, with its definition.

Choose five Latin words from the scene, and give an English derivative for each, and illustrate the derivatives.

Choose five Latin words from the scene, and give an English derivative for each, and write a sentence in English using each derivative.

I can write familiar words and phrases.

Write three sentences in Latin, and each one describes a character in the scene.

Write a summary of the scene in Latin. Keep it short; 4-5 sentences.

Write and illustrate a comic in Latin that summarizes the entire scene. Only 3-5 sentences.

I can ask formulaic questions/I can respond to questions.

Write five questions in Latin about the scene and find another student to answer them.

Answer five questions in Latin that another student wrote about the scene.

Write three questions in Latin with their answers in Latin about the scene.

I can recombine words and phrases.

Using the sentences in the scene to help you, write at least three sentences in Latin that predict what you think will happen next.

Using the sentences in the scene to help you, construct three sentences about the scene in Latin two of which are true and one of which is false.

Using the sentences in the scene to help you, create a poem about any of the characters in the play.