Level 2: Vita Mariae (The Life of Mary)

Vita Mariae, (The Life of Mary) the second intermediate level, offers longer stories and poems than the primers, using first and second declension nominative nouns, simple being verbs and intransitive verbs and prepositions with the ablative and accusative cases incorporated in illustrated stories about the life of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

The accompanying workbook features a thorough examination of first and second declension feminine, masculine and neuter nouns. First and second declension adjectives ending in -us, -a, and -um are used extensively and the student will learn to modify first and second declension nouns in the nominative case, as well as have many opportunities to decline nouns in all cases, using declension charts. Drills with identification of sentence elements, construction of adjective phrases, prepositional phrases, translation of sentences, proofreading, and extensive vocabulary review and more are featured throughout.

Recommended for students who have completed Level One: Italia .

Please click on individual items for more detailed descriptions of each. See the Scope and Sequence page for grammatical components covered in each level.