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AQA AS German 2016 Speaking Cards (UPDATED Apr 2017)

AQA AS German 2016 Speaking Cards (UPDATED Apr 2017)

AQA AS German NEW SPEC 2016 UPDATED - there were previously some small grammatical mistakes which are now corrected UPDATED - now includes the Berlin topic A total of 24 speaking cards I've made to practise for the speaking exam. Please leave a review :-)

By jhalkyard

AQA Stimmt! GCSE German (Higher) - Film und Fernsehen

AQA Stimmt! GCSE German (Higher) - Film und Fernsehen

This is a complete one-hour lesson designed to accompany page 34 (Film und Fernsehen) of the AQA Stimmt! GCSE German (Higher) textbook.Includes starter, objectives, links and solutions to Listening and Reading exercises in the textbook., plenary and other activities.

By ftbnemesis

GOODBYE LENIN film project adapted to new GCSE 2018 FILMKRITIK FILM REVIEW

GOODBYE LENIN film project adapted to new GCSE 2018 FILMKRITIK FILM REVIEW

This contains a whole film project about "Goodbye Lenin" which I used for my year 10 groups over 2 weeks (7 lessons). We did it at the end of "Zeit fuer Freizeit" unit from the Stimmt 9-1 Higher textbook to expose pupils to an authentic German film full of culture. In the Power Point you have an outline of how I structured the lessons + activities from the booklet. I created also a booklet for pupils with all activities around the film.Over the course of the lessons pupils will explore the historical East vs West Germany division, the concepts of Wende and Ostalgie and loads of activities on the film. The year 10s loved the whole project and motivation was high since they are a very clever group. At the same time they loved doing something which is usually required at A-level.At the end of the PPT and the booklet you also find the questions for the speaking assessment and a writing assessment task in the new GCSE style! It worked so well!

By antmfl

Film / Film stars / German films / Actors / Opinions on films

Film / Film stars / German films / Actors / Opinions on films

This is a complete set of two lessons designed to teach students to:Understand and use the vocabulary needed for expressing your opinions on the subject of filmsDescribe actors and types of filmsExpress your opinion on film stars and various types of filmsThese lessons were originally designed around the AQA AS German Nelson Thornes textbook, but contain other resources and activities which can easily be used with the new A Level.

By ftbnemesis

Films and Cinema in German - Kino und Filme

Films and Cinema in German - Kino und Filme

A presentation of different genres of films in German that can be used as a quiz. There are six rounds including recognising genres from posters, reading film descriptions and listening to trailers. Can be used to introduce the topic of film, for example in Chapter 2 Zeit fur Freizeit in Stimmt GCSE. Answers after each round and again all together at the end of the presentation, depending on the way the quiz is played and marked. Please read the slide notes.

By jusch12

Meilensteine der Architektur - AS level architecture

Meilensteine der Architektur - AS level architecture

This is to support AQA German A level, Hodder & Stoughton book Kapitel: Kunst und Architektur, page 74-77I have used this in combination with semerson6's resources https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-german-a-level-hodder-and-stoughton-book-kunst-und-architektur-11486144. The first task is about the famous buildings mentioned in the “Zum Einstieg” box at the beginning of the chapter. The powerpoint “Berühmte Gebäude” contains pictures of each of the buildings, showing each one for a few seconds and then moving on to the next (it plays in a loop). While watching the presentation students should fill in the worksheet about the name, country and function of the building.The web tasks ppt contains a link to an overview sheet of different styles that I found online. After going through the vocab with the students, they then use their devices to go to 360cities.net to look at a 360 degree view of the buildings (they are the same ones from the text on p. 75 which can be used as the answer sheet) and work out what style they represent. My students enjoyed that task very much and I think it bring architecture a bit more to life.

By jusch12

Architektur im Alltag (Leipzig)

Architektur im Alltag (Leipzig)

Some resources on the topic of Architektur im Alltag. There's a powerpoint with pictures of 6 contemporary structures in Leipzig which are accompanied by a teacher transcript detailing background information of the buildings - the most able pupils can fill out the note taking document whilst this is read, whilst pupils who require a bit more support can fill out the gap fill exercise (answers are on the last page, can be optionally given to the pupils). Pupils can then discuss the features of contemporary architecture and the uses of them, and then fill out the descriptions document - could possibly do some peer-assessment of answers afterwards.

By samcosgrove11

Kunst in Deutschland

Kunst in Deutschland

Powerpoint with some famous works of German speaking artists with a match up activity of the artist to their description.

By chriskelly81

OLYMPISCHE KUNST - LONDON 2012

OLYMPISCHE KUNST - LONDON 2012

Activity featuring the 12 Olympics posters commisionned from artists such as Tracey Emin and Rachel Whitread. The Powerpoint aims to stimulate speculation, discussion, interpretation, a bit of guesswork, and suggestions for titles. Lots of questions in German to structure discussion and (hopefully) get the pupils thinking. The title of each piece can be revealed with a mouse-click once suggestions have been made.

By petermorris2001

Cultural German KS3 Starter slides

Cultural German KS3 Starter slides

Cultural starter slides for KS3 GermanProgressively more difficult as the slides go on.Topics include: 'News' articles - Slides 1-20Geography of Germany - Slides 21-53History of Germany - Slides 54-60Keywords: starter, cultural, German, KS3, Geography, History, News

By StefOliver

Architektur (Vergangenheit) - Leipzig

Architektur (Vergangenheit) - Leipzig

Some examples of historical buildings in Leipzig. This follows on from lessons on art history (styles, time periods etc).Pupils can receive the pictures of the buildings and the time period/building style document, and then annotate the pictures with their knowledge (i.e. pointing out round arches, use of concrete etc).You could then take them through the pictures so the pupils can jot down the name of the buildings. Afterwards we discussed the different styles, what they individually "say" to the pupil (links to expressing emotion & reaction), and then put together our own tour of Leipzig's architectural styles (using comparatives, superlatives and modal verbs). The final task was to discuss the final quote (I need to find the author of the quote!) - pupils enjoyed linking in historical background with the actual buildings, although it may prove to be challenging for some.

By samcosgrove11

Film "Die Welle"

Film "Die Welle"

Having been recommended this film (Die Welle), thought I'd make some resources to go with it. There are two worksheets - the first worksheet corresponds to the first 27 minutes of the film. The second worksheet goes with the rest of the film. Just a word of caution, there is one scene in a club imitating a sexual act in the first 27 minutes (I blacked out the screen when I showed students this film)

By knotty80

Hans Hofmann, his sourced quotes on painting art & life

Hans Hofmann, his sourced quotes on painting art & life

Hans Hofmann, in his sourced quotes on painting art and his life in American Abstract Expressionism.Hofmann was a German-born artist who later traveled to American c. 1932. There he became a leading senior painter of Abstract Expressionism in New York and had strong influence with his art concept of push & pull painting. He was active in many art-debates in the scene of The New York School.His first real abstract paintings date from circa 1940. Hofmann believed that abstract art was a way to get at the important reality. He famously stated that 'the ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak'.. Hofmann became famous for his expressive, energetic painting art and for his innovative ideas in creating modern painting like his art concept of 'Push Pull'’. One famous painting is 'The Gate', he painted circa 1959. Hans Hofmann as a real senior artist was an important art teacher for many American young painters in New York.Sourced quotes of Hans Hofmann are also placed on Wikiquote and the amount of his quotes increases there every year. On Wikipedia you can find good biography facts of the German-born artist. For Wikiart I advise you to view the art-images of his painting art in a chronological order. Because chronologically the images become real visual quotes; they illustrate very clearly the start, developments and ending - including all moves and changes - in Hofmann's artistic life.- editor, Fons Heijnsbroek

By Matrozenhof

Expressionism & artists short described in quotes - the art-movement explained for students & pupils

Expressionism & artists short described in quotes - the art-movement explained for students & pupils

Expressionism and its artists, shortly described and explained in clear quotes + selected art images, for art students, older pupils and maybe even for art teachers.The selected quotes on Expressionism - a mainly German art-movement - are taken from Dutch art critic Jacob Bendien, including art images from several Expressionist artists. German Expressionism started circa 1908 in several artist groups in Germany. The selected art quotes explain the meaning, style characteristics and some history facts of Expressionism in the artists groups Die Brücke / Bridge and Blue Rider / Blaue Reiter.On TES Resources I placed also individual artist quotes of famous Expressionist painters in Germany, like Kirchner, Kandinsky, Jawlensky, Franz Marc, Marianne Werefkin, Gabriele Munster, Paul Klee and Max Beckmann. You can find their artist quotes under their individual names. I can advice you moreover Wikiquote for the individual and sourced artists quotes on Expressionism.editor, Fons Heijnsbroek / translation, Anne Porcelijn.

By Matrozenhof

Kandinsky, his sourced quotes on abstract painting art & life

Kandinsky, his sourced quotes on abstract painting art & life

Wassily Kandinsky, in sourced quotes by the famous Russian-born artist on his life and on painting art. Kandinsky explains in quotes his use of color, composition, line and the role of 'music' in his visual arts. Kandinsky is one of the essential artist in the start and development of abstract art, with Mondrian, Malevich and several other artists. His publication of 'Concerning the Spiritual in Art' in 1910 (some quotes I took from this text) had a huge impact on other contemporaneous artist in West-Europe, searching for new way in painting.Kandinsky started with Franz Marc the artist-group Blaue Reiter / Blue Rider in Munich in 1912; he published many art essays in the Almanac of Blue Rider. Moreover he lived for circa ten years - till 1914 - in Murnau together with German woman-painter Gabriele Münter - they painted many landscape-paintings in open air togehter with other Blue Rider artists, like Jawlensky, Marianne Werefkin and PauL Klee. The mutual exchange and influence of these artists in their plain air works of this period are very clearly to discover. Color, form, and line were extremely important aspects for Kandinsky in creating painting art with some spiritual meaning. Music was a very inspiring source for him in creating his art; Kandinsky could almost hear the colors and forms. In the selected sourced quotes I took from his art essays he describes and explains these matters thoroughly. In 1914 Kandinsky had to go back to Russia because of the outbreak of World War 1. In 1921 Kandinsky became art teacher at the famous German art school Bauhaus, together with Paul Klee. Following a Nazi smear campaign the Bauhaus art school left Dessau in 1932 for Berlin, until its dissolution in July 1933. Kandinsky then left Germany, settling in Paris, where he lived and worked till his death in 1946.More sourced quotes of Kandinsky are also placed on Wikiquote and the amount of quotes increases there every year. On Wikipedia you can find good biography facts of this famous artist in abstract art.For Wikiart I advise you to view the art-images of Kandinsky's art in a chronological order. Because chronologically the images become real visual quotes; they illustrate very clearly the start, developments and ending - including all moves and changes - in the artistic life of Wassily Kandinsky.- editor, Fons Heijnsbroek

By Matrozenhof

Famous Women Artists - in their quotes on creating art & their artistic life - for students & pupils

Famous Women Artists - in their quotes on creating art & their artistic life - for students & pupils

Famous women-artists, in their sourced quotes and stories -telling about the modern art they created and about their individual artistic life. These collected quotes give important information to students and older pupils. But also for teachers in art education; they get information directly from the woman-artist herself, in her quotes and stories. You find her collected women-artist quotes of the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, The American woman-artists Helen Frankenthaler, Joan Mitchell and Georgia O'Keeffe, the German women Paula Modersohn-Becker, Gabriele Munter and Marianne Werefkin, and the English famous sculpture-artist Barbara Hepworth.The sourced quotes are here selected per woman-artist, including biography information and life facts. On Wikipedia you find more extended information on each artist.- editor, Fons Heijnsbroek

By Matrozenhof