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German Easter and Christmas Venn diagram cards

German Easter and Christmas Venn diagram cards

A group of words for Easter and for Christmas - can be printed, laminated and then used with either a large printed venn diagram or what I usually do is draw one with whiteboard pen of the desks. I tend to use this as one activity in a carousel lesson.
RachelGrice
Pancake Day, Fastnacht, Faschingsdienstag: 4-pg German wkbk + crossword, vocab list + crwd solution

Pancake Day, Fastnacht, Faschingsdienstag: 4-pg German wkbk + crossword, vocab list + crwd solution

Ideal for cover, class work, homework ... This resource contains a 4-page workbook which takes learners through the tradition of Fasching/Fastnacht/Karneval in German-speaking countries. Tasks include reading comprehension with questions, listing colours in a picture, matching verbs to pictures, matching sentences to pictures and writing sentences about more pictures. Finally there is a crossword for learners to complete by solving clues in German. A solution to individual clues as well as to the crossword is provided. A vocabulary list is also included in this resource to enable learners to complete the tasks in the work book individually or in pairs/groups. This makes this resource ideal for a cover lesson. Why not stretch this out by asking learners to make up their own word search or crossword with clues in German or English?
MosaiK
GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORD SEARCHES

GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORD SEARCHES

PERFECT FOR DEVELOPING LANGUAGE SKILLS IN GERMAN WITH A REALLY FESTIVE FEEL! Word searches are a fabulous way of encouraging students to engage with the written word in GERMAN, refreshing and reinforcing language as they complete the grids. This set features ten differentiated word searches, with each consecutive grid increasing in challenge. It focuses on 33 GERMAN CHRISTMAS WORDS, which will also help to develop students’ awareness of some GERMAN Christmas traditions and figures, such as Saint Nicholas and Knecht Ruprecht. There are 5 GERMAN to ENGLISH grids, where students are prompted with the GERMAN words, and look for them in GERMAN in the grid. For additional consolidation, each grid also features an ENGLISH word list that they have to complete, really putting their knowledge to the test! There are also 5 ENGLISH to GERMAN grids, where the prompt words are given in ENGLISH, and learners have to find the GERMAN equivalent in the grid. For additional consolidation and practice in writing and spelling in GERMAN, they also complete the GERMAN word list on each page. Students can tell in which direction the words are written by looking at the arrow key on each grid. There is an answer grid for each word search, so that students can check their answers - or use for a little extra help if they need it. The word searches are in landscape format, as this mirrors the common direction of reading from left to right, facilitating learner engagement with the activity. I’ve included a reference sheet in both GERMAN and English - print double-sided, and either laminate it to share around small groups of students, or give one to each student to stick into their learning workbooks as a general reference resource. Students will have to look carefully at some of the words they’re looking for, as they may appear slightly differently - for example, they may have to find ‘CANDLE’ and work out what that is in GERMAN - only the prompt DIE ADVENTSKERZE appears in the reference list. Use as starters, refreshers, plenaries or fun-time fillers at any time during the CHRISTMAS season. Students do like the challenge of working their way through a number of grids on one go! There are two versions of the word searches and keys - either with a color or B&W background — you may prefer to print in B&W to keep prep costs down. Laminate the answer keys if you can - they’ll last for many CHRISTMASTIMES to come! The resource consists of six non-editable files. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully - the resource is copyright, and for single-teacher/purchaser use only. VIELEN DANK UND FROHES WEIHNACHTSFEST!
LivelyLearning
GERMAN CHRISTMAS BUNDLE #1

GERMAN CHRISTMAS BUNDLE #1

FABULOUS FESTIVE GERMAN GAMES & ACTIVITIES, PERFECT FOR DEVELOPING LANGUAGE SKILLS AND CREATING A GERMAN CHRISTMAS AMBIANCE IN YOUR CLASSROOM! SUPER TEACHER TIME-SAVER, £12.00 VALUE! WHAT YOU GET: 130 differentiated word and picture BINGO games grids with calling cards and grid template 36 Christmas-themed Numbers 0-31 challenge cards - ideal for honing numeracy skills too! 2 sets of starter vocab games cards, with 198 essential words & phrases, plus 2 60-question whole-group vocab quizzes All the files are non-editable in a zipped format. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully - the bundle is copyright, and for single-teacher/purchaser use only. VIELEN DANK UND FROHES WEIHNACHTSFEST!
LivelyLearning
GERMAN CHRISTMAS NUMBERS 0-31 CHALLENGE CARDS

GERMAN CHRISTMAS NUMBERS 0-31 CHALLENGE CARDS

PERFECT FOR CREATING A FESTIVE FEEL IN YOUR CLASSROOM AND IDEAL FOR DEVELOPING GERMAN LANGUAGE SKILLS AS WELL AS PRACTISING AND REVISING GERMAN NUMBERS 0-31! 36 DIFFERENTIATED QUESTIONS WITH RECORDING SHEET AND ANSWER KEY GERMAN NUMBERS 0-31 CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE CARDS really do help to create a lively language learning environment. Students can develop, embed, reinforce and refresh their knowledge of GERMAN numbers in a cooperative, communicative and interactive way, independently of the teacher. They have a bonus multi-skill focus on listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading and spelling. They’re great for helping students familiarize themselves with, and develop competence in, speaking, reading, writing and spelling numbers in GERMAN. The cards are useful not only when you’re focusing on Numbers 0-31, but also as a starter, plenary and general ‘pick-me-up’ activity, as often as you can in lessons during the run-up to CHRISTMAS - the goal is not simply to learn how to count in GERMAN, but also to enjoy working with GERMAN, and to feel confident about doing so. The questions range in complexity and challenge, and are great for honing numeracy skills too - especially if calculators are not allowed! The questions and design provide lessons with a real festive feel - I’ve included a mini-reference list to help students with their GERMAN CHRISTMAS words - one or two per small group of students is sufficient. The cards do look great printed in colour, though I’ve also included a B&W version to help keep costs down. The resource comprises the following 6 files: * 2 sets of 36 challenge cards (colour/B&W), 4 per A4 (8.5 x 11) paper. Print, laminate and cut out. Depending on how long you want the activity to last for, choose a particular number of cards per small group of students, and place them in a tin, bowl or small box so that students can easily select a card, and then replace at the end of the activity. You can simply place all the cards in the bowl/box and let students work their way through, either in a single lesson, or across a series of lessons - I’ve found 10-15 minutes across several lessons can work really well. Students do need to remember to file their recording sheets carefully! * 2-page answer recording sheet (x2, colour/B&W). Best printed double-sided. * 2-page answer key (x2, colour/B&W), again best printed double-sided, and laminated for longevity. One answer key for each small group is sufficient. Students find this reference sheet really useful - download it for free here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/french-numbers-0-31-reference-sheet-11743634 The resource consists of 6 non-editable files in a zipped format. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully; the resource is copyright, and for single teacher/purchaser use only. VIELEN DANK UND FROHE WEIHNACHTEN!
LivelyLearning
GERMAN CHRISTMAS BINGO

GERMAN CHRISTMAS BINGO

GAMES WITH GOALS! LOTS OF FESTIVE FUN WITH THESE GERMAN CHRISTMAS BINGO GAMES! BINGO really is an ideal activity for developing listening, speaking, reading and writing/spelling skills. This pack includes 10 non-editable files in a zipped format: 40 picture-only bingo 12-square grids, 4 per page (10 pages). You can give students a random selection of pages, with students selecting the order of grids they play from. You can also cut out the grids, and place them in a small bowl or similar object on tables. Students select grids randomly from the bowl. Colour and B&W. 40 GERMAN word-only bingo 12-square grids, 4 per page (10 pages). Colour & B&W. 40 English word-only bingo 12-square grids, 4 per page (10 pages). Colour & B&W. 4 12-square grid template for students to create their own word or picture grids for each other. B&W. 10 jumbo picture-only 24-square grids. Colour & B&W. 1 GERMAN and 1 English calling card, with all the words written in full These games are designed for players to cross off all the words or pictures on their grids in order to win the game. GET THE MOST OUT OF CHRISTMAS BINGO! Before playing, read all the words out loud in GERMAN several times, with students repeating carefully - this not only helps students develop their GERMAN pronunciation, but also introduces them to words they may not actually know. There are some nice long words to encourage students to look very closely! Students can also have their own calling card to read out loud from, one for a small group of students is sufficient - this will help them to link sound and spelling in GERMAN. The words focus on definite and indefinite article, plural and singular, masculine, feminine and neuter, which maximises opportunity to practise grammatical concepts too. Give students a little time to have a quick look over their grids first. Create bingo teams, each with a Christmas team name - playing competitively in teams keeps up a lively pace! For each game, select a different Christmas word as the ‘winning word’ for students to call out when they win the game. Students must recite all the words in their grids to check that they have actually won - also giving another opportunity for practising language. As you call out words in random order, remember to tick them on your calling card so that you can check the winners’ words - you’ll be able to use the same calling card for multiple games. Let students be the bingo caller too. Call out GERMAN words for GERMAN grids, GERMAN words for English grids, and English words for GERMAN grids to vary the challenge. Please read the TERMS OF USE carefully. VIELEN DANK UND FROHE WEIHNACHTEN!
LivelyLearning
German Christmas Traditions

German Christmas Traditions

This is a fun cultural resource that goes through various German Christmas traditions, in English, including some German words. This is aimed at pupils in both KS2 and KS3. There are 16 slides of information and pictures. After that, there is a multiple-choice quiz to check what pupils have understood and/or information they have retained. The quiz is on the PowerPoint (as are the answers) but there is also a separate worksheet version of the quiz. There is a writing / drawing activity for pupils to do at the end and then a separate word search document which has words from the activities.
cgazzal
German Plan and Resources - KS2 - Christmas - Weihnachten

German Plan and Resources - KS2 - Christmas - Weihnachten

This is a plan and resources for a beginner's German lesson to use with KS2. It involves children learning the vocabulary for 'Happy Christmas,' as well as six decorations in German. The plan gives details of a whole class game to use as a starter, how to teach the vocabulary, a paired reading activity, whole class listening activity, a writing activity and plenary. It is highly interactive and allows children to practise a range of language skills. All resources needed for the lesson are included in the price. These are: Plan A PowerPoint presentation Resources for paired activity Written activity
blossomingminds
Christmas in Germany presentation

Christmas in Germany presentation

A 21 page presentation describing the traditions of Christmas in Germany. It covers Christmas markets, decorations, food and Christmas trees. Each slide has a short piece of text accompanied by a picture. It could be used as part of a lesson or for an assembly for children aged 4 -11.
blossomingminds
Wo? Reading about European Cities

Wo? Reading about European Cities

This is a reading exercise where pupils find out about different cities in Europe. They match the descriptions with the pictures and then guess the name of the city from the map. Enjoy!
swillard8
IB German Reading/Writing/Speaking Resources

IB German Reading/Writing/Speaking Resources

Resources to develop Ab Initio / Standard / Higher German exam skills in the Reading / Writing and Speaking exams. Included: Cultural starters to develop pupils intercultural competence and knowledge. Paper 2 Writing help, frames and guides Paper 1 Reading guide and practice questions Speaking activity to develop picture description
swillard8
Bank of German Cultural Starters

Bank of German Cultural Starters

Here are 12 cultural starters to teach elements of culture at KS3 and 4. This is an easy way to get your pupils thinking about German culture for their GCSE. Topics: Places in Germany/Austria/Switzerland Music Food Traditions Clothing History Buildings Enjoy!
swillard8
Learning To Speak German The Fun Way! - Bundle

Learning To Speak German The Fun Way! - Bundle

Are you learning German? Are you looking for a fun way to learn German? I have developed a way to learn different languages based on my experience as an ESL teacher. This pack has 57 different settings for students to talk about in German. The worksheets themselves are in English and the students do need to translate the places and objects they see into German. At the end of the session, the students can play a fun game of word bingo to show they have mastered that day's vocabulary. Try it, it is a lot of fun for everyone!
peterfogarty
Halloween Teaching Bundle

Halloween Teaching Bundle

Here is a fun, multicultural, cross curricular set of resources for Halloween. There are maths resources, different language resources, photos about how people celebrate Halloween and even a phonics sheet about Halloween.
peterfogarty
Halloween

Halloween

Everything you need to get a Halloween week of lessons moving! Lots of different language lessons, fun photos and songs. Something for everyone!
peterfogarty
Wir feiern / Feste / Celebrations / Festivals in Germany

Wir feiern / Feste / Celebrations / Festivals in Germany

These resources teach students how to describe festivals in Germany and include: - Introduction to essential vocabulary and activities to consolidate it - Vocabulary reference handout for students - Authentic videos and accompanying activities - Games and activities to practise language (with instrcutions) - Writing activity - Guide to using several tenses in German
ftbnemesis
Advent Tree - Echo 1 module 1 and 2 - end of year quiz

Advent Tree - Echo 1 module 1 and 2 - end of year quiz

This would be an excellent end to the year for you and your class. The first slide on the Ppt is a Christmas scene, pupils/teacher click on a number in the scene and complete the challenge as a class. There are 25 activities to complete. Each activity is hyperlinked back to the Christmas scene. Included within the challenges is a dialogue to introduce yourself to your partner, unscramble numbers 1-20, put numbers 1-20 in order, reading activity birthday cakes and ages, crossword 8 countries, a dialogue greeting each other, telling each other names, where you live and your age and saying goodbye, colours, gender recall definite and indefinite articles, match up numbers 21-31, game to reveal numbers and translate, survey of birthdays and ages, crossword of months, word clod of 14 school subjects, crossword of 14 school subjects, reordering days of the week, reading and understanding a timetable, match up of school opinions, saying when a subjects starts and finishes, match up of times, unscramble food and drinks, speaking what you eat and drink at break, word cloud clothes, speaking describing your school uniform and giving an opinion, reading comprehension on mod 1 and mod 2. The challenges are easy to differentiate and it would also be easy to re-use as starters or revision for other lessons.
rooney33
Advent Calendar and Christmas presentation

Advent Calendar and Christmas presentation

included within this upload is: an advent calendar to revise numbers - pupils write the number under the word a presentation to introduce Christmas vocabulary (holly, presents, snow, turkey, sleigh, choir, angel, snowman, stocking, Santa Claus, Christmas star, elves, Christmas tree, reindeer, bauble and mistletoe), a match up activity of Christmas vocabulary with solution, a game where pupils click on squares to reveal pictures and they give the German. Also within the presentation is a template for a letter to Father Christmas.
rooney33
German halloween writing frame

German halloween writing frame

A simple story about a spooky house / cave / castle. Uses the same spooky vocab as linguascope. Revises rooms in the house and plural forms. Includes an opinion with a reason. We used it to play trapdoor then moved on to making spooky booklets.
nilex
GERMAN ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS Y5/Y6: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Game activities

GERMAN ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS Y5/Y6: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Game activities

UNIT 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS COMPLETE UNIT OF WORK FOR YEAR 5 TO YEAR 6 Fun German activities to celebrate Christmas! INCLUDES : topic and practice worksheets with audio/ lesson plan/Christmas decorations/poster for display/ certificate of merit/ Quiz-test/ SET UP: It’s the Christmas season and everybody at Cosmoville is celebrating: Father Christmas wishes Merry Christmas to everyone. And like every year, PENNY is preparing Christmas Eve dinner. However as usual she has forgotten to buy something. Colourful PDF files from the COSMOVILLE book series, testing pupils about the lessons from unit 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS. The PDF files have the SOUND embedded (PDF’s require ADOBE READER to access the audio content) and can be used on whiteboards. The folder also includes printable students’ activity worksheets and CUT-OUT characters’ masks for practising role-playing. SUBJECTS FOR YEAR 5 TO YEAR 6 : Topic and practice worksheets include: o Der Spielzeugkatalog o Der Weihnachtsabend o Was wünschst du dir zu Weihnachten?” DECORATIONS • Der Weihnachtsschmuck Folder includes: • 1 classroom poster with sound embedded for display • 3 pages with the Genesis and characters' description • 11 pages featuring 2 complete lesson plans • 1 quiz game • 5 printable students’ practice and topic worksheets • 7 cut-out characters’ masks for role-playing Also available in French, Spanish, and English
maskaradelanguages
GERMAN - ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS Y4-Y5: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Cut-out masks/ Song lyrics/ Games

GERMAN - ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS Y4-Y5: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Cut-out masks/ Song lyrics/ Games

UNIT 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS!!! COMPLETE UNIT OF WORK FOR YEAR 4 TO YEAR 5 Fun German activities to celebrate Christmas! INCLUDES : topic and practice worksheets with audio/ lesson plans/ song lyrics/Christmas decorations/ poster for display/ certificate of merit/ Quiz-test/ SET UP: It’s the Christmas season and everybody at Cosmoville is celebrating: Father Christmas wishes Merry Christmas to everyone. It’s snowing, VIRGINIA, LILLY and FEDERICO are enjoying a snowball fight! Peter Willis is presenting his new toy catalogue! Colourful PDF files from the COSMOVILLE book series, testing pupils about the lessons from unit 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS. The PDF files have the SOUND embedded (PDF’s require ADOBE READER to access the audio content) and can be used on whiteboards. The folder also includes printable students’ activity worksheets and CUT-OUT characters’ masks for practising role-playing. SUBJECTS FOR YEAR 4 TO YEAR 5 : Topic and practice worksheets include: o Der Spielzeugkatalog. o Weihnachten - Spielen im Schnee DECORATIONS • Die Weihnachtsdekoration SONG lyrics • WEIßE WEIHNACHT Folder includes: • 1 classroom poster with sound embedded for display • 3 pages with the Genesis and characters' description • 1 song lyrics • 11 pages featuring 2 complete lesson plans • 1 quiz game • 6 printable students’ practice and topic worksheets • 4 cut-out characters’ masks for role-playing Also available in French, Spanish, and English.
maskaradelanguages
GERMAN- ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS FOR Y3-Y4: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Song lyrics/ Game activities

GERMAN- ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS FOR Y3-Y4: Christmas decorations/ Quiz/ Song lyrics/ Game activities

UNIT 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS!! COMPLETE UNIT OF WORK FOR YEAR 3 AND YEAR 4 Fun German activities to celebrate Christmas! INCLUDES : topic and practice worksheets with audio/ lesson plans/ song lyrics/Christmas decorations/ poster for display/ certificate of merit/ Quiz-test/ SET UP: It’s the Christmas season and everybody at Cosmoville is celebrating: Father Christmas wishes Merry Christmas to everyone. Colourful PDF files from the COSMOVILLE book series, testing pupils about the lessons from unit 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS. The PDF files have the SOUND embedded (PDF’s require ADOBE READER to access the audio content) and can be used on whiteboards. The folder also includes printable students’ activity worksheets and CUT-OUT characters’ masks for practising role-playing. SUBJECTS FOR YEAR 3 TO YEAR 4: Topic and practice worksheets include: o Fröhliche Weihnachten! o “Was wünschst du dir zu Weihnachten?” DECORATIONS • Die Weihnachtsdekoration SONG LYRICS • HEIDSCHI BUMBEIDSCHI Folder includes: • 1 large classroom poster with sound embedded for display • 3 pages with the Genesis and characters' description • 1 song lyrics • 11 pages featuring 2 complete lesson plans • 1 quiz game • 9 printable students’ practice and topic worksheets • 5 cut-out characters’ masks for role-playing Also available in French, Spanish, and English.
maskaradelanguages
GERMAN-ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS FOR KS1: Puppet Theatre/ Puppets/ Song lyrics/ Fun activities

GERMAN-ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS FOR KS1: Puppet Theatre/ Puppets/ Song lyrics/ Fun activities

UNIT 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS!!! COMPLETE UNIT OF WORK FOR YEAR 1 and YEAR 2 Fun German activities to celebrate Christmas! INCLUDES : topic and practice worksheets with audio/song/Christmas decorations/ poster for display/ certificate of merit/ SET UP: It’s the Christmas season and everybody at Cosmoville is celebrating: Father Christmas wishes Merry Christmas to everyone. Colourful PDF files from the COSMOVILLE book series, testing pupils about the lessons from unit 3: ALL ABOUT CHRISTMAS. The PDF files have the SOUND embedded (PDF’s require ADOBE READER to access the audio content) and can be used on whiteboards. The folder also includes printable students’ activity worksheets and CUT-OUT characters’ masks for practising role-playing. SUBJECTS FOR YEAR 1 TO YEAR 2 Topic and practice worksheets include: o Was wünschst du dir zu Weihnachten? o Ich spiele mit meinen Spielsachen o Was ist dein Lieblingsspielzeug? SONG LYRICS • O TANNENBAUM Folder includes: • 1 Puppet Theatre: Was wünschst du dir zu Weihnachten? • 3 cut-out puppets • 2 classroom posters with sound embedded for display • 1 song lyrics • 5 printable practice and topic worksheets Also available in French, Spanish and English.
maskaradelanguages
German Halloween Skeleton Counting Song + Writing Sheets + 31 Different Activities For Class.

German Halloween Skeleton Counting Song + Writing Sheets + 31 Different Activities For Class.

A fun way to practice German numbers during Halloween. You can also use the worksheet to help practice writing and saying the numbers and the second presentation gives you 31 ideas about how to use flashcards in the classroom. You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different skeletons being shown in each of the photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about the Halloween Skeleton Counting Song. The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different groups of skeletons. The students can then discuss what they think each skeleton was saying or thinking. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Phrases to use at a German Christmas Market

Phrases to use at a German Christmas Market

(corrected following feedback below. thanks!) Useful words and phrases for students to use on a visit to a German Christmas market; two to a page, to save paper and make the sheet easy to stash in a pocket. Also a great resource for a Christmas Market classroom role play activity. Keywords: Weihnachten, Weihnachtsmarkt, kaufen, essen, trinken, Geschenk.
rfixsen