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Erntedankfest - German Reading Article and Student Guide

Erntedankfest - German Reading Article and Student Guide

Resource Entirely in German. Use this resource in upper level German courses, so students can learn about Erntedankfest in Germany, in different religions and the holiday's ancient customs. This is a 2 page Article entirely in Germany that is a very interesting reading about the background of this famous holiday. Students really enjoy the depth. The response sheet is also written in German and is 1 page long. Students work together in small groups to read through the text and complete the guide. Finally, they reflect on how their family celebrates the holiday. In Word and PDF format. The article is linked in the files, but I also include a PDF of it just in case. Alles gute! Thanks for looking!
Busybugsy
Things to Know when Traveling to Germany - Article Guide

Things to Know when Traveling to Germany - Article Guide

This is a Frayer Model Reading Guide for students to complete while learning about what to know before traveling to Germany. The article is about 1 page long and is a nice straightforward read about travel plans, communication, tourist attractions and money. It is a good way to introduce a new unit or just spend a short time on Germany. This is not really in-depth enough for a German program, but would be a nice article to read while studying the country of Germany briefly. The guide comes in 3 formats (PDF, Word and a Word form). The article is hyperlinked in all three documents, as well as included as a PDF. You can have students handwrite their answers, enter them on their devices in the Word form or you can personalize the worksheet to meet your specific need. Thanks for looking!
Busybugsy
Festivals and Holidays - Research in Germany

Festivals and Holidays - Research in Germany

This is a Frayer Model Reading Guide for students to complete while learning about Festivals and Holidays in Germany. The article is about 1 page long and is a nice straightforward summary of holidays in Germany. It is a good way to introduce a new unit or just spend a short time on Germany. The guide comes in 3 formats (PDF, Word and a Word form). The article is hyperlinked in all three documents, as well as included as a PDF. You can have students handwrite their answers, enter them on their devices in the Word form or you can personalize the worksheet to meet your specific need. A segment for the article: "Every region has its own festivals and parties in Germany. Carnival, wine festivals in the wine growing regions, and beer festivals in others, including the not-to-be-missed Oktoberfest in Munich." Thanks for looking!
Busybugsy
Ein Tag im Museum Lesung - German Reading a Day at the Museum

Ein Tag im Museum Lesung - German Reading a Day at the Museum

In this reading, our narrator spends a day at the museum admiring the new exhibit on important people from the 15th century of German history:Johannes Gutenberg, Albrecht Dürer und Martin Luther. Reading include a glossary of new vocabulary and reading comprehension questions. Vocabulary die Ausstellung das Jahrhundert weltberühmt die Erfindung Druckerei hervorragend empfehlen
ninatutor
How to Celebrate Christmas in Germany - Article Reading Guide

How to Celebrate Christmas in Germany - Article Reading Guide

- Frayer Model reading guide for students to fill out - In 3 formats (Fillable word form, Word document and PDF). The article is included in PDF format as well! "Every culture has its own unique holiday traditions, and Germany’s have been influential in shaping Christmas customs worldwide. In fact, we would wager that you may even recognize a few, while others might seem altogether outlandish. Here’s how to celebrate Christmas in Deutschland." Have students read about some of Germany's Christmas events, figures and foods. This article is about 3 pages longs. This activity will take students about 30 minutes. Setup for easy of use for the teacher. Share the fillable Word form with students so they can research, type their answers directly into the word form and print or send their work to the teacher quickly. Otherwise, print the PDF so they hand write their work. Finally, the Word files allow you to personalize the research documents quickly to meet specific needs. Thanks for looking!
Busybugsy
GCSE German Role Play Revision

GCSE German Role Play Revision

A booklet to help students practise the skills necessary for conducting the role play part of the speaking exam. The booklet addresses the themes in the Identity and Culture unit of work. Students are encouraged to learn key generic vocabulary and phrases, ask questions in the familiar and polite forms and translate questions and answers on the theme of Identity and Culture.
s.barfoot
90 x German Vocab Starter Activities GCSE KS3 Keyword Crossword Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

90 x German Vocab Starter Activities GCSE KS3 Keyword Crossword Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

90 starter-style keyword activities covering 30 themes. For each there are at least: 30 x Wordsearches 30 x Anagram Sheets 30 x Crosswords Themes are: 1. Days of The Week, 2. Months of The Year, 3. Numbers, 4. All About Me, 5. Family, 6. Food and Drink, 7. School, 8. Things To Do, 9. Animals, 10. Colours. 11. Weather 12. Animals 2 13. Animals 3 14. Bathroom 15. Clothes Female 16. Clothes Male 17. Parts of the Body 18. Sports 19. The Beach 20. Transport 21. Clothes 22. Directions 23. Drinks 24. Fruit & Vegetables 25. Living Room 26. Plants 27. Shops 28. Kitchen 29. Tourist Attractions 30. Travel Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
30 x Anagram Sheets German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 x Anagram Sheets German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 starter-style keyword anagram sheets covering 30 themes including: 1. Days of The Week, 2. Months of The Year, 3. Numbers, 4. All About Me, 5. Family, 6. Food and Drink, 7. School, 8. Things To Do, 9. Animals, 10. Colours. 11. Weather 12. Animals 2 13. Animals 3 14. Bathroom 15. Clothes Female 16. Clothes Male 17. Parts of the Body 18. Sports 19. The Beach 20. Transport 21. Clothes 22. Directions 23. Drinks 24. Fruit & Vegetables 25. Living Room 26. Plants 27. Shops 28. Kitchen 29. Tourist Attractions 30. Travel Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
30 x Crosswords German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 x Crosswords German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 starter-style keyword crosswords covering 30 themes including: 1. Days of The Week, 2. Months of The Year, 3. Numbers, 4. All About Me, 5. Family, 6. Food and Drink, 7. School, 8. Things To Do, 9. Animals, 10. Colours. 11. Weather 12. Animals 2 13. Animals 3 14. Bathroom 15. Clothes Female 16. Clothes Male 17. Parts of the Body 18. Sports 19. The Beach 20. Transport 21. Clothes 22. Directions 23. Drinks 24. Fruit & Vegetables 25. Living Room 26. Plants 27. Shops 28. Kitchen 29. Tourist Attractions 30. Travel Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
30 x Wordsearches German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 x Wordsearches German Language Keyword Starters Wordsearch Homework or Cover Lesson

30 starter-style keyword wordsearches covering 30 themes including: 1. Days of The Week, 2. Months of The Year, 3. Numbers, 4. All About Me, 5. Family, 6. Food and Drink, 7. School, 8. Things To Do, 9. Animals, 10. Colours. 11. Weather 12. Animals 2 13. Animals 3 14. Bathroom 15. Clothes Female 16. Clothes Male 17. Parts of the Body 18. Sports 19. The Beach 20. Transport 21. Clothes 22. Directions 23. Drinks 24. Fruit & Vegetables 25. Living Room 26. Plants 27. Shops 28. Kitchen 29. Tourist Attractions 30. Travel Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Geographie Deutschlands (German Geography) Lernen wir

Geographie Deutschlands (German Geography) Lernen wir

Mixer activity. There are 12 different sheets. Each one has 1 fact that the student is responsible for. Each also has 4 questions for which they need to find the answer. Students mingle, asking their questions until they find all of the answers. Sample fact: Hamburg liegt an der Elbe. Sample question: Welcher ist der wichtigste deutsche Seehafen?
jer520
German Tourist Attractions Starter Activity Keywords KS3 GCSE Wordsearch Anagrams Crossword Cover

German Tourist Attractions Starter Activity Keywords KS3 GCSE Wordsearch Anagrams Crossword Cover

German Tourist Attractions Keyword vocabulary activities. There are at least: 1 x Wordsearch 1 x Anagram sheet 1 x Crossword Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean