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(May 2020)

The new A Levels (and some IB) cost £33 and GCSEs £23.   2022-2023 I have finished Annals IV Group 1, Virgil Aeneid XII Group 3 and Group 4, Catullus Group 3, Pro Cluentio (Murder at Larinum) Group 1. I have finished Thucydides VI Group 1 and Group 2, Homer Odyssey 1 Group 3, Odyssey 6 Group 4 and am starting on Ajax, and will move on to Symposium Group 1. GCSE Latin: Virgil Aeneid VI. GCSE Greek Finished -Tales from Herodotus, Martyrdom of Socrates, Homer Odyssey 7. In preparation - Euripides: Bacchae. 2020-2021 For GCSE I have finished the GCSE Aeneid 2 prescription, the IGCSE Aeneid VI prescription, Iliad 3, Tales from Herodotus (Ethiopians, Power of Custom). For Groups 2 and 4 Latin I have finished Aeneid XI Group 4, Tacitus Histories I Group 2, Horace Odes III, Ovid Amores Group 4, Cicero Philippics II Group 2. I don’t intend to do the Apuleius. For Groups 2 and 4 Greek I have finished Medea Group 4 (an interlaced Group 3 and Group 4 is available), Homer Iliad IX, Herodotus 7 Group 2, Phaedo Group 2. I don’t have time for the Xenophon or Aristophanes. For Groups 1 and 3 Latin I have Aeneid XI Group 3, Tacitus: Histories 1 Group 1, Horace Satires, Philippics II Group 1. For Groups 1 and 3 Greek I have Iliad XVIII Group 3, Phaedo Group 1, Medea Group 3, Herodotus 7 Group 1. IB I don’t do these of set purpose but find that I have some: Vergil, Aeneid 12.614–952 All the Love Poetry (HL & SL) Catullus, Carmina 2A, 13, 35, 40, 51, 62, 67, 70, 75, 87, 96, 99, 110 Horace, Carmina 1.5, 13, 22; 3.26; 4.1 Ovid, Amores 1.1, 3, 4, 6 Thucydides The Peloponnesian War 7.73–84, 85–87 Sophocles, Philoctetes 1–134, 865–973, 974–1044 (most of this) Euripides, Medea 214–356 (all of this) See Set books for a full list of recent set books that I have done.
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© MMXX T A Bird
T A Bird Classics

News

(May 2020)

The new A Levels (and some IB) cost £33 and GCSEs £23.   2022-2023 I have finished Annals IV Group 1, Virgil Aeneid XII Group 3 and Group 4, Catullus Group 3, Pro Cluentio (Murder at Larinum) Group 1. I have finished Thucydides VI Group 1 and Group 2, Homer Odyssey 1 Group 3, Odyssey 6 Group 4 and am starting on Ajax, and will move on to Symposium Group 1. GCSE Latin: Virgil Aeneid VI. GCSE Greek Finished -Tales from Herodotus, Martyrdom of Socrates, Homer Odyssey 7. In preparation - Euripides: Bacchae. 2020-2021 For GCSE I have finished the GCSE Aeneid 2 prescription, the IGCSE Aeneid VI prescription, Iliad 3, Tales from Herodotus (Ethiopians, Power of Custom). For Groups 2 and 4 Latin I have finished Aeneid XI Group 4, Tacitus Histories I Group 2, Horace Odes III, Ovid Amores Group 4, Cicero Philippics II Group 2. I don’t intend to do the Apuleius. For Groups 2 and 4 Greek I have finished Medea Group 4 (an interlaced Group 3 and Group 4 is available), Homer Iliad IX, Herodotus 7 Group 2, Phaedo Group 2. I don’t have time for the Xenophon or Aristophanes. For Groups 1 and 3 Latin I have Aeneid XI Group 3, Tacitus: Histories 1 Group 1, Horace Satires, Philippics II Group 1. For Groups 1 and 3 Greek I have Iliad XVIII Group 3, Phaedo Group 1, Medea Group 3, Herodotus 7 Group 1. IB I don’t do these of set purpose but find that I have some: Vergil, Aeneid 12.614–952 All the Love Poetry (HL & SL) Catullus, Carmina 2A, 13, 35, 40, 51, 62, 67, 70, 75, 87, 96, 99, 110 Horace, Carmina 1.5, 13, 22; 3.26; 4.1 Ovid, Amores 1.1, 3, 4, 6 Thucydides The Peloponnesian War 7.73–84, 85–87 Sophocles, Philoctetes 1–134, 865–973, 974–1044 (most of this) Euripides, Medea 214–356 (all of this) See Set books for a full list of recent set books that I have done.
Have you used our programs or running vocabularies? If so, we would love to have your feedback, good or bad. Have they helped with your studies? Have you had any difficulties, or can you see any way they could be improved? Let us know.