An Invitation toLearn German!Lesson for Thursday, August30th
Alle Willkommen! German as a picturesque language Compound nouns German words that we use in English Cognates (English words with German roots) Possible careers Those listed on the paper, but a whole lot more! Any job that can be performed in English can be performed in German
Best guess activity (pp. 3-6) With a partner, try to answer the multiple choice questions in this section. Some of the words discussed in this segment are: Kindergarten Landhaus Jahrhundert Gasthaus kaputt Stillstand Gesundheit Volkswagen wunderbar Achtung falsch Hilfe Write down three things you noticed about the German language by completing this activity
Partner Activity (p. 7) Witha partner (one that can access Internet through a Mobile Learning device—cell phone) Answer the questions listed on the page based on researching a specific region of Germany. You may choose from: Bavaria North Rhine-Westphalia Berlin Bremen Baden-Wurttemberg Saxony Hamburg Lower Saxony Hessen Rhineland-Palatinate Mecklenburg-Pomerania Thuringia Saxony-Anhalt Saarland Schleswig-Holstein Brandenburg Write the answers in the blanks. Be sure your name is on the paper. You will be turning this in for a grade.
To sum up: Introduction to German language Best guess activity (partner/group of 3)- try to use what you know to guess what German words might mean Partner activity (group of three if necessary)- learn a little more about a specific region of Germany (your group may choose whichever region they want—even if another group is researching that region) SCHÖNES WOCHENENDE!!!! Bis Dienstag!!! (the squeaking was my dog playing with a toy)