• Salve!  Below is some stuff you can/should work on in preparation for next year.

    Vocab Review

    Cambridge Latin Course website


    Homemade quizlets/flashcards/etc.


    Grammar Review

    Grammar Guides (under each level tab)

    Optional Practice Worksheets (under each level tab)

    Cambridge Latin Course website activities

    “Latin Resources” tab on my website


    AP Prep

    (re)read Aeneid

    Read Caesar’s “de bello Gallico” (focus on books 1, 4-7)

    Review AP Vocab under “AP Latin” tab



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Mr. Zachary Puckett



Degrees and Certifications:

MA Classics - KU, 2009 BA Classical Languages - KU 2007

Mr. Zachary Puckett

Latin Teacher, Free State High School and Lawrence High School
Basic Educational Background
I was born and raised in Lawrence.  I graduated from Free State in 2003.  I stayed in town and received a BA in Classical Languages from KU in 2007, then earned my MA in Classics in 2009.
Basic Teaching Background
I began teaching at a private school in town as an undergrad at KU in 2004.  I taught Latin 1 and 2 until 2007.  From 2007 to 2009 I taught introductory Latin classes at KU as I worked through grad school.  I began teaching Latin at Free State in 2011 and at LHS in 2016.
Quick Facts 
Name: Zachary Puckett
Birthday: January 22
High School: Free State, Class of 2003
College: KU, BA in Classical Languages 2007; MA in Classics 2009
Contact Info
In person
Before School at LHS (by 7:45am)
1st Hour - 3rd Hour: Room 130 (LHS)
4th Hour: Lunch/Travel
5th Hour - 7th Hour: Room 522 (FS)
After School at FSHS (until 3:50pm)
Phone: 785-832-6050 ext. 2502
Facebook: You can message me, but I won't friend you until you graduate.
4Minute, f(x), Lady Gaga, Ke$ha, Katy Perry, REO Speedwagon, R.E.M., Ray Stevens, Weird Al Yankovic, Michael Jackson, Cascada, The Offspring, Fall Out Boy
The IT Crowd, Black Books, Top Gear UK, Monday Night Raw, Archer, Hey Arnold, Angry Beavers, Johnny Bravo, Full Metal Alchemist, Naruto, Bleach, Attack on Titan
Final Fantasy: Advent Children, Wild Wild West, My Fair Lady, The Princess Bride, Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Captain America: Winter Soldier
Video Games:
Tales of the Abyss, Pokemon, Final Fantasy VIII, Guild Wars 2, World of Warcraft, Forza Horizon, Dead or Alive, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
Baseball, Golf, Volleyball, Hockey, Olympics, World Cup
Latin 1, 2, 3, & AP
Greek 1 (Independent Study)