The Horizon Prep Lioncast
About This Show
The Horizon Prep Lioncast is a production of the Horizon Prep Parent Teacher Fellowship, to Include, Inform, and Inspire the parents and staff of Horizon Prep.
Each week we talk about what's going on at the HP campus and then talk with one of the teachers or staff and learn about them and their role at the school.
Most Recent Episode
026: Why do we teach Latin and Spanish to first graders? With Liezl-Marie Watt and Suzanne Bocanegra
2 days ago
Liezl-Marie Watt and Suzanne Bocanegra join us to talk about the Spanish and Latin programs at Horizon Prep. They have many years of experience teaching languages, and they both bring their experience to Horizon Prep this year. Liezl-Marie Watt is the Latin teacher for the Grammar and Logic schools. Although this is her first year teaching at Horizon Prep, she’s no stranger to the school. Her daughter has already been at HP for five years as a student and is now in third grade. While majoring in Latin at school, Mrs. Watt studied ancient Greek, English, German, and French. She also studied languages overseas in France. Suzanne Bocanegra is the Spanish teacher for the Grammar and Logic schools. She talks about her 31 years of experience teaching. When she started school she was a dance major. In her junior year she started thinking about getting a job after school and moved into language training. She learned her fluency while living with a host family in Mexico City.