Quis? All pupils in Years 5 and 6 learn Latin.
Quoties? There is one lesson per week.
Quid? We use the ‘Minimus’ textbook, which is a wonderful introduction to the Latin language through the eyes of a real Roman family (and their pet cat and mouse!) who lived in a fort on Hadrian’s Wall during the occupation of Britain two thousand years ago.
Cur? The study of Latin is a very rewarding experience. It is the root of all Romance languages, and provides an excellent foundation for learning other languages such as Spanish or Italian. It also opens a window on the Classical World, which helps pupils understand how Roman civilisation has shaped our own language, culture, heritage and literature.