Highlands Latin – Free Online Courses

During the 2020 school shutdown, Highlands Latin School taught free 8-week live and self-paced classes to hundreds of students in Louisville. The courses and materials with recordings of the live classes are still available below.

(Enrollment at Highlands Latin is not required.)

Study great literature. Learn Latin, Greek, or logic. Explore mythology. Review K-2 phonics, art, music, and poetry.

Primary (K-2)

K-2 Enrichment (Read Aloud Books, Art, Classical Music, Poetry)
Mrs. Tefertiller (Live)
Originally held on Mon/Wed 9:00 to 9:55

No books required.

K-1 Phonics Review
Mrs. Tefertiller (Live)
Originally held on
Mon/Wed 10:00 to 10:55
Reinforce phonics and reading skills.
Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs provided.
Physical Books: Classical Phonics and First Start Reading D.

Literature

The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
Mr. Wright
Originally held on
Mon/Fri 11:00 to 11:50
Grades 3-6
Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs will be provided.
Physical Books: Blue Fairy Book and the Student Guide.

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
Mr. Saxon
Originally held on
Mon/Wed/Fri 10:00 to 10:55
Grades 6-8
Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs of the student guides will be provided. A physical copy of The Hobbit is required.
Physical Books: The Hobbit (we can’t provide a digital version). The Hobbit Student Guide (will be provided digitally for free)

The Iliad by Homer
Self-Paced Course
Grades 9-12

Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs will be provided.
Physical Books: The Iliad (Butler Translation) & Student Guide

Classical Studies

D’Aulaires’ Greek Myths
Mrs. Parry
Mon 9:00 to 9:45 & Fri 2:15 to 3:00
Grades 3-6
Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs of the student and teacher guides will be provided. D’Aulaires’ Greek Myths must be purchased.
Physical Copies: D’Aulaires’ Greek Myths and Student Guide.

Traditional Logic I (Aristotelian)
Self-Paced Course
Grades 8+

Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs will be provided.
Physical Books: Traditional Logic I Text, Key, & Workbook.

Latin & Greek

Introduction to Latin
Latina Christiana I by Cheryl Lowe
Self-Paced Course
Grades 3-8

Books: Free 8 week pdfs provided.
Physical Books: Latina Christiana I Student Book.

First Form Greek by Cheryl Lowe
Self-Paced Course
Grades 9 & Up

Digital Books: Free 8 week pdfs will be provided.
Physical Books: First Form Greek Student & Workbook.