The Lance

Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

Students+review+Latin+word+endings%2C+their+cases%2C+and+the+translations+on+the+front+board+and+on+whiteboards+at+their+desks.
Students review Latin word endings, their cases, and the translations on the front board and on whiteboards at their desks.

Students review Latin word endings, their cases, and the translations on the front board and on whiteboards at their desks.

Tyler Roman

Tyler Roman

Students review Latin word endings, their cases, and the translations on the front board and on whiteboards at their desks.

by Tyler Roman, Managing Editor

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The short URL of the present article is: https://lhslance.org/vulhi

While new to Linganore, Christa Angelone is no stranger to teaching or to Latin. Having spent 34 years teaching at Middletown High and two years at Walkersville High, Mrs. Angelone knows a thing or two about the language of the Romans.

Angelone has enjoyed the first two weeks of school.  They have gone, “pretty good.”

Originally from Germany, Angelone picked up an interest for Latin in high school. Despite not taking classes for it in college, she always had an interest. After scoring high on the Praxis test, the American teacher certification exam, she discovered she was eligible to teach Latin and decided to teach the language.

The language of Latin goes back thousands of years. From it, several more languages have grown and developed, which are known as the Romance languages. Spanish, Romanian, Italian, French, and Portuguese are the most commonly spoken Romance languages. English is considered a Germanic language despite most English words deriving from Latin.

Students taking Latin this year will be learning both the language and the history of the Romans. Latin itself, while being a mostly unspoken language, is widely used in many aspects of life today. From jobs in medical positions to simply learning more about where a lot of English words come from, Latin has plentiful day-to-day applications for interested students.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

About the Contributor
Tyler Roman, Managing Editor
Tyler Roman is a member of the Class of 2020, and is in his third year of journalism. Tyler spends most of his free time drawing, reading, and trying to find the perfect mix of cream and sugar for his coffee. Tyler is aiming to write even more stories this year and improve the quality...
Leave a Comment

All comments will be moderated and will normally be approved within 24 hours.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Fall 2018

    O’Brien joins counseling staff

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    #LanceroftheWeek: Shortstop Schwartzbeck prepares for 2019 baseball

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Royal Wedding breaks standards

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Living with attention defict hyperactivity disorder

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Teacher Appreciation Month: From kindergarten to seniors, teachers make a difference

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    79 Days of Summer : Catie Jo´s guide to senior success.

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Interview: Spanish teacher Jake Snow discusses his unique challenges

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Dear Class of 2022: Welcome! Here’s what you need to know

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Much-needed buddy program creates life-long friendships

  • Angelone joins staff to teach Latin

    Features

    Footloose stage manager shares his behind the-scenes view

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






The student news site of Linganore High School.
Angelone joins staff to teach Latin