J.R.R. Tolkien & Old English (full-year curriculum)



“No language is justly studied merely as an aid to other purposes. It will in fact better serve other purposes, philological or historical, when it is studied for love, for itself.”                              ~ J.R.R. Tolkien
This full-year plan covers Old English grammar, vocabulary, Tolkien’s etymology, archetypes, virtual field trips, literature, movie connections, comprehension, and more! This course that is appropriate for high school grades (10+). Students are expected to work independently, take notes, and complete both written and hands-on projects.