"Word Power From Latin and Greek" is for teens who want a competitive edge in school and on standardized tests while learning about ancient civilizations of Greece and Rome. Over 60% of all English words have Greek or Latin roots, as does 90% of the vocabulary of the sciences and technology. Learn lots of common roots and add words like "querulous" and "internecine" to your vocabulary. Campers will learn a little language history and some fun facts about the anient Greeks and Romans.
Date: June 12-16, 2017, 1:00-5:00 pm
Ages: 14-17 (class size: seven to twelve)
Location: On the University of Illinois main campus (Building TBA)
Questions: Contact Classics CAmps Director, Ariana Traill (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Cost: $130 plus $50 materials and registration processing fee. Sibling discount available. Registration form and full policy details: www.languageacademy.illinois.edu/programs/summer-camps/