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A Weekend in Munich

A Weekend in Munich

A German Reading Worksheet that could be Homework or basis of a revision lesson for the topic vacation, holiday trips, etc. There is an additional Writing Task as well. Suitable for all Exam-boards
tamara_bohrer
Die Nachrichten: German Reading in Passive Voice - Das Passiv Lesung

Die Nachrichten: German Reading in Passive Voice - Das Passiv Lesung

This German language reading shows students the passive voice in context. It includes three news articles from a fictitious newspaper. Each article features examples of the passive voice. The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and 8 true/false reading comprehension questions. Editable doc file. Example sentences: Ein berühmtes Gemälde von Picasso wurde letzte Nacht gestohlen. Eine alte Kirche in England wurde gestern durch einen Sturm zerstört.
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German – Food & Drink - A Complete Pack.

German – Food & Drink - A Complete Pack.

This is a set of resources to introduce and practise food & drink items. The PowerPoint initially introduces food and drink items in categories, with practice exercises to follow each set. In total there are over 70 food and drink items and the resource is easily adaptable if you want to introduce less. The work in this pack of resources will certainly cover several lessons. There is a wide range of activities on the PowerPoint and an accompanying worksheet, with 15 different exercises. Also included in the pack is a word search, and an odd one out activity. The PowerPoint introduces questions about food likes and dislikes; a café conversation and then an activity for pupils to make their own conversations in pairs; reading comprehension exercises; and a ‘design your own menu’ activity in a step-by-step format. The PowerPoint goes on to introduce quantities with examples and practice activities as well as a shop/ market dialogue that pupils can then replicate in pairs. Pupils will gain an excellent knowledge of a wide range of food and drink items, and will be able to recognise and use them in a range of situations.
cgazzal
German - Sports Reading Challenge

German - Sports Reading Challenge

The text is on the topic of sports and is aimed more at KS3. In 2 teams, pupils choose a word to find in the text. The pupils don’t know what each word is worth. Click on the word they have chosen when they have correctly identified it in the text and their score will be revealed. The winning team is the team with the highest score once all words have been found in the text.
TheMFLTeacher
German Review BUNDLE: 15 Pages of Review for beginner Students (Editable)

German Review BUNDLE: 15 Pages of Review for beginner Students (Editable)

This bundle includes all 3 of my Beginner German Review Worksheets for a total of 15 Pages! Includes the following themes: Version 1 greetings family gender time expressions telling time pronouns present tense verbs my house nationalities Version 2 colours question words clothing transportation body parts weather grocery shopping modal verbs sports past participles Version 3 prepositions (accusative, dative, two-way, genitive) possessives modals places around town vocabulary modes of transportation vocabulary These worksheets are a combination of matching, short answer, writing and translations. Great for test review, sub activity, homework and early finishers!
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IB German - B & Abinitio - Articles / Texts for Revision

IB German - B & Abinitio - Articles / Texts for Revision

this is a selection of texts and articles taken from the sources that the IB likes to use for the Paper 1 exams in Abinitio German. As the Paper 1 is challenging in comparison to Paper 2, the texts would also be very suitable for German B SL or HL. I did not have the fortitude to create text based tasks also, so this is ‘just’ a collection of articles based on current topics and things likely to turn up in the exam.
Juls2110
German Grammar: 10 Worksheets Bundle

German Grammar: 10 Worksheets Bundle

All my best selling German Worksheets on Grammar in one bundle at 50% off! 1.Adjective Endings 2. Comparatives and Superlatives 3. Conjunctions 4. Gender and Plurals 5. Object Pronouns 6. Prepositions 7. Present Perfect 8. Separable Prefix Verbs 9. N-Nouns (Weak Nouns) 10. Reflexive Verbs
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FESTE FEIERN with PAST TENSE REVISION & SPEAKING AND WRITING PRACTICE

FESTE FEIERN with PAST TENSE REVISION & SPEAKING AND WRITING PRACTICE

A really nice Power Point Presentation on the Topic Festive & Traditions to revisit the Past Tense and practice Reading, Writing and Speaking as well as Translation. It includes my Past Tense Diagram, extremely helpful for all students. Comes with the Lesson Plan & 3 pages of Worksheet Fully differentiated tasks for Foundation & Higher Ideal for KS4- Y10s and Y11s You can adapt it according to your group/ class ability. Students will absolutely love it, as it allows them to work in peers and independently. Enjoy it!
viola12
WORLD CUP BUNDLE

WORLD CUP BUNDLE

This bundle, very reasonably priced at only £9, contains 4 booklets, 2 French and 2 German , for KS3. They all contain 20+ pages of varied activities, with solutions supplied. Activities include: word games with countries texts about the World Cup historical facts with follow-up tasks profiles of players, with follow-up tasks positions on field, then pick your own England/World team preparing an interview with one of the stars
pinkfloyd73
Biography Bundle: Famous Germanic People (Gutenberg, Merkel, Luther) 5 Bios!

Biography Bundle: Famous Germanic People (Gutenberg, Merkel, Luther) 5 Bios!

This file includes all 6 of my best selling German biographies at 50% off or $1 each! (Regular price $2 each) Brother Grimm Angela Merkel Johannes Gutenberg Albert Einstein Amadeus Mozart Each biography is written in German and contains a glossary of new English-German vocabulary and 4-6 reading comprehension questions.
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Albert Einstein Biografie - Biography

Albert Einstein Biografie - Biography

This German reading is on the life of Albert Einstein the famous physicist. It talks about his early life, education, marriage and legacy. The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and four reading comprehension questions. Vocab includes: die Verbindung der Raum die Wissenschaft der Jude das Gehirn
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Johannes Gutenberg Biografie - Biography

Johannes Gutenberg Biografie - Biography

This German reading is a short biography on the life and times of Johannes Gutenberg. In particular it discusses his invention and how it changed the course of history. The reading inclusive glossary of new vocabulary and four reading comprehension questions. Vocabulary includes: das Mittelalter der Erfinder der Buchdruck beweglichen Metallbuchstaben die Tinte entwickelt das Zinn das Blei das Jahrtausend EDITABLE FILE
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Biografie - Biography

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Biografie - Biography

This German reading is about the life of Amadeus Mozart. It talks about his childhood, education, musical achievements and marriage. The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and four reading comprehension questions. EDITABLE FILE
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Angela Merkel Biografie - Biography

Angela Merkel Biografie - Biography

This German language reading is a biography on the life of Angela Merkel, the current Chancellor of Germany. The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and five reading comprehension questions. Vocab includes: der Pfarrer die Abstammung die Bundeskanzlerin die Amtszeit die Wiedervereinigung der Sieg
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German – Describing People – Physical Descriptions & Characteristics.

German – Describing People – Physical Descriptions & Characteristics.

This is a set of resources to introduce describing others and oneself. There is a lengthy PowerPoint (76 slides) that goes through describing height, build, hair and eyes with reinforcement activities, match up activities, gap fills, translations and reading comprehension. It then goes on to introduce 16 characteristics with match ups, snake sentences and reading comprehensions. The final activity is the creation of a wanted poster for students to complete. There is an 8-page worksheet that accompanies the PowerPoint. These resources are enough for several lessons and start from introduction through to pupils confidently using all of the new language, creating whole descriptions of themselves and others.
cgazzal
Schools in Germany - Example Waldorfschule

Schools in Germany - Example Waldorfschule

This is a lesson built around a text about Waldorf-schools (authentic resource). I included this when covering the GCSE topic of describing your school. We had previously discusssed the German education system.
Gertrud
Die 2018  Weltmeisterschaft (Yr8/9)

Die 2018 Weltmeisterschaft (Yr8/9)

A very reasonably priced 20+ page booklet for students who have been learning for 2/3 years which is best introduced shortly before the World Cup in June. it contains: list of countries and groups competing with follow-up activities short text about the 2018 World Cup flags to identify short history/ facts about World Cup with comprehension tasks in English and German quiz on 2014 World Cup, enabling revision of past tense making predictions about 2018 World Cup, enabling revision of future tense positions on football field, leading to selection of England and World teams short texts about 16 players and a follow-up task to identify player interview a star player solutions provided Any comments would be greatly appreciated so that alterations can be made.
pinkfloyd73
(German Language) Nibelungenlied - Shorted Story and Resources

(German Language) Nibelungenlied - Shorted Story and Resources

This is a shortened form of the famous legend of the Nibelungs of Germany. The story is shortened into 5 sections for students to read and have a vocabulary presentation for each section. I’ve also made a background knowledge reading and research piece to help students understand more of the historical background of the piece. I’ve also included a video project guide and final test. Would take about 25 minutes a day for about 7 days or you could chunk it into a longer period of time. I like to break it up. Also…there is a movie you can buy that is pretty good and fun to watch afterwards! The story is fun and historically interesting. Viel Spass!
Busybugsy
German Reading in Subjunctive (Konjunctiv II) - University / Universität

German Reading in Subjunctive (Konjunctiv II) - University / Universität

This reading contains numerous subjunctive (Konjunctiv II) verb forms where two classmates in their senior year of high school are talking about their plans for university. Reading includes reading comprehension section and a short writing assignment. Activity idea: Have students circle all the new verb forms they find in the reading. Example: Wenn ich nicht so ein guter Athlet wäre, müsste ich auch hier bleiben. NOTE: Editable word document.
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KS3/text level German Reading arrow-whole lesson introduction to reading strategies

KS3/text level German Reading arrow-whole lesson introduction to reading strategies

This tried and tested approach to reading provides a visual strategy which can be applied to a wide variety of texts in a second language or in English, improving not only language skills, but also general literacy. Particularly useful when exploiting authentic materials, it can equally be applied to more traditional texts and, once embedded, enables students of all ages to work successfully with more complex source materials than would otherwise have been the case. This resource models the strategy with a simple German text, however it can be applied to texts of a wide range of difficulty. It includes a ten slide teaching presentation to introduce the strategy, comprehensive teaching notes accompanied by thumbnails of all the materials, plus student sheets and the strategy arrow, which can be laminated for repeated use. The resource is also available modelled with a French text and with a Spanish text.
Languages-in-Practice
Meine Freunde Lesung - German Beginner Reading Describing Friends

Meine Freunde Lesung - German Beginner Reading Describing Friends

This beginner German reading includes three short paragraphs describing the likes dislikes and hobbies of three friends. Great for reviewing descriptions, hobbies, languages, professions etc. The reading is followed by 8 reading comprehension questions. Activity idea: Have your students write a short paragraph about a friend.
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(German Culture) BUNDLE- German Air Pollution Articles and Guides (5 Articles)

(German Culture) BUNDLE- German Air Pollution Articles and Guides (5 Articles)

This is a set of 5 articles written in English about Germany and it’s impending air pollution situation I use this resource as a class background knowledge builder before starting our chapter on the environment. I have the whole class read the main article regarding air pollution in Germany. The guide for this article is 2 pages and has students answer questions regarding the written text. They need to go online to visit the article so they can view the audio/visual supplemental items listed within the online article. The 4 additional articles are listed within the main article for additional topic support. I divide my class up into groups and have each group read a supporting article and do the 1 page guide. Then we share out our findings together. The entire project would last about 60 minutes. These articles are suited for high school level students. FILES IN WORD FORMAT. The articles are hyperlinked within the titles for quick access and also included as PDF for easy printing.
Busybugsy
German Reading - Booking a Trip Script - Einen Flug Reservieren

German Reading - Booking a Trip Script - Einen Flug Reservieren

In this beginner script an employee phones a travel agency to book a flight and hotel for her boss who is travelling from Berlin to Rome. The reading features a full glossary of new words and a true/false reading comprehension section. Activity idea: Students can take turns reading the roles and then practice booking an imaginary trip! die Zwischenlandung der Gangplatz der Fensterplatz die Reihe die Aussicht der Flughafen die Einzelheiten das Hotel
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beginners German resources

beginners German resources

A set of resources I have used with pupils in their first year of learning German: a few puzzles, a set of flashcards and a present tense worksheet. Topics include clothes, shops, food and drink. Save 50% on the price of these individual resources by buying the bundle.
jac42
German Reading in Future Tense - Deutsch Lesung mit Zukunft - werden

German Reading in Future Tense - Deutsch Lesung mit Zukunft - werden

This German Reading is in the future tense about three young people talking about their dreams for university and future careers. Includes 8 reading comprehension questions. Example: Nächstes Jahr werde ich zur Universität gehen und Medizin studieren. Eines Tages werde ich in einem großen Krankenhaus arbeiten. Ich werde mit anderen Ärzten und Krankenschwestern arbeiten. Ich werde kranken Kindern helfen.
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GCSE German Theme 2 Charity/voluntary work

GCSE German Theme 2 Charity/voluntary work

This is an exemplar writing task and speaking framework for GCSE German students who are currently covering the Theme 2 topic of Charity/Voluntary work. Created the questions and answers with key vocab for a student I am currently teaching this topic to. Also includes informative links of German voluntary organisations and projects/courses.
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German Beginner Reading my Favorite Sports - Sportarten Lesung

German Beginner Reading my Favorite Sports - Sportarten Lesung

In this easy German reading students are introduced of three young people all of which have different sports. The reading is followed by eight and reading comprehension questions. Vocabulary includes: schwimmen Baseball spielen Tennis spielen Fußball spielen Fahrrad fahren Yoga machen Boxen / Skifahren laufen
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German Beginner Reading Bundle ~ Deutsch Lesungen

German Beginner Reading Bundle ~ Deutsch Lesungen

This file includes 5 beginner German readings all the present tense perfect for beginners to review at over 50% off! Each reading is about three different young people talking about: ~Their family members ~Their favourite school subjects ~Their favourite sports ~Where they live: city, suburbs, farm Great for reviewing descriptions, hobbies, languages, professions, gern haben, house vocabulary, school subjects, etc. Each reading is followed by 8 reading comprehension questions.
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Wo ich Wohne Lesung - German Beginner Reading - Where I Live - Stadt / Vorort / Land

Wo ich Wohne Lesung - German Beginner Reading - Where I Live - Stadt / Vorort / Land

In this beginner German Reading, three young people describe their home and surroundings. Each live in a different way: in an apartment in the city, in a house in the suburbs and in the countryside. Each young person describes the advantages of how they live and how they get to school. The reading is followed by 8 reading comprehension questions. Vocabulary includes: Rooms in the house: kitchen, bathroom, living room, bedroom Suburbs, countryside, City center
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7 well-designed, useful German key phrases revision posters [RANGE OF TOPICS]

7 well-designed, useful German key phrases revision posters [RANGE OF TOPICS]

This resource provides you with seven well-designed, clear and extremely useful German revision posters, perfect for putting round your classroom or giving to students for revision on a specific topic. The posters cover a range of seven topics: - Accommodation - Chatting to People - Dining - Directions - Emergencies - Going Shopping - Public Transport The posters are just right for students of all ages and abilities, aiming to improve their German skills or preparing for a trip to a German-speaking country. I hope you and your classes can make the most of this resource!
LiteracyAndMaths
German Reading My Family - Meine Familie Lesung - Describing People

German Reading My Family - Meine Familie Lesung - Describing People

This beginner Germanreading includes three short paragraphs describing three people in the narrator's family: one sister, one brother and one cousin. Great for reviewing descriptions, hobbies, languages, professions, gern haben etc. The reading is followed by 8 reading comprehension questions.
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Die Neue Nachbarin Deutsch Lesung - German Reading - Question Words Fragewörter

Die Neue Nachbarin Deutsch Lesung - German Reading - Question Words Fragewörter

In this reading a teenage girl introduces herself to her new neighbor. The dialogue incorporates a number of question words so students may learn how to form questions with interrogatives. The reading includes 8 true/false reading comprehension questions and a short writing assignment. Activity idea: students may complete the writing assignment in class or for homework. They may then read their own dialogue with a partner.
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Karneval Lesung auf Deutsch - German Reading on Carnival

Karneval Lesung auf Deutsch - German Reading on Carnival

This cultural reading talks about the Catholic celebration of carnival. It talks about its religious significance and includes a paragraph each on how it is celebrated in both New Orleans and in Spain. The reading includes a glossary of new vocabulary and six reading comprehension questions.
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German Reflexive Verbs - Handout, Worksheet, Reading - Reflexive Verben

German Reflexive Verbs - Handout, Worksheet, Reading - Reflexive Verben

This 3-page file includes: ~ a handout explaining the use of reflexive verbs as well as a list of common verbs of this type ~ a worksheet with 15 fill in the blank sentences ~ a reading about a typical day using reflexive verbs Verbs include: sich anziehen sich beeilen sich erinnern an sich entscheiden sich umziehen sich waschen sich überlegen sich vorstellen
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Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei - writing paragraphs on characters and themes

Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei - writing paragraphs on characters and themes

Writing essays on films is a skill which students often struggle with, and it can be difficult to pinpoint exactly what students need to do to improve their essays and get better marks. This is a sequence of exercises which lead students toward writing their own paragraphs which would score highly in the A Level exams by drawing evidence from the film and analysing it. The exercises will also deepen students' understanding of aspects of the film 'die fetten Jahre sind vorbei', and give them valuable practice of analysing the characters, events and themes of the film. Answers to the exercises are included (but for the full paragraph exercises, clearly many answers are possible).
hasslethehog