DMU course resources

Course 2019/20
Beginners

Course book
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Activity book
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Audio & support book
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Teaching Materials

Willkommen

Lesson 1 - First Contacts
Formal and informal greetings
Introducing yourself
Where are you from, where do you live
The German alphabet and sounds

Numbers 0-10
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 2 - First Contacts
The German alphabet and sounds
We go to a business meeting
Introducing yourself
How are you - adjectives

Numbers 11-100
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 3 - Do you speak German?
The German alphabet and sounds

Numbers 101- indefinite
We talk about where places are in Europe
We write our own portraits

We play hotel
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 4 - Do you speak German?
The German alphabet and sounds
Speed dating
Calculations in German
Info German school system

study subjects
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 5 - Work and study
The German alphabet and sounds
Guessing famous people
Professions
We go to a German job centre

colors
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 6 - Work and study
The German alphabet and sounds
Guessing professions
Twinned cities - conversation
We go to Bitsburg

Writing a postcard
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 7 - Family and free time
The German alphabet and sounds
Meeting friends
Free time - hobbies
Hobby statistics class

Write to a pen pal
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 8 - Family and free time
The German alphabet and sounds
Sketching hobbies
Family words
Du lügst family game

We decorate a Lebkuchenherz
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 9 - Family and free time
The German alphabet and sounds
German New Year traditions
Family trees
Write a text about your family

Family role play
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 1 - First Contacts
Formal and informal greetings
Where are you from, where do you live
The German alphabet and sounds

Numbers 0-10

We go to a business meeting
Buying and selling foods at the market

WORDS

Lesson 2 - First Contacts
The German alphabet and sounds
Meeting friends in German
How are you - adjectives

Numbers 11-100
We play bingo and lotto
Buying and selling foods at the market

WORDS

Lesson 3 - Do you speak German?
The German alphabet and sounds

Numbers 101- indefinite
We talk about where places are in Europe
We write our own portraits

We check into a hotel
Buying and selling foods at the market

WORDS

Lesson 10 - Shopping and foods
The German alphabet and sounds
Find your family - role play
Cafe - role play
Complain in the cafe

Directions activity
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 11 - Shopping and foods
The German alphabet and sounds
A family puzzle
Write a cafe scene
Find your directions role play

Food game
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 12 - Shopping and foods
The German alphabet and sounds
Asking for directions
Go speed shopping
Organise an event and buy food

text "how often"
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 4 - Do you speak German?
The German alphabet and sounds
Speed dating
Calculations in German
Info German school system

study subjects
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 5 - Work and study
The German alphabet and sounds
Guessing famous people
Professions
We go to a German job centre

colors
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 6 - Work and study
The German alphabet and sounds
Guessing professions
Twinned cities - conversation
We go to Bitsburg

Writing a postcard
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 13 - Shopping and foods
The German alphabet and sounds
Shopping game
Plan an event together with food
Write about how often you do things

tell the time in German
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 14 - The clock and meetings
The German alphabet and sounds
Use the 24h clock
Find the right hotel
Book into a hotel
Write to the hotel management

Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 15 - The clock and meetings
The German alphabet and sounds
Describe a typical day
Learn about separable and non-separable verbs
Listen to a German song

Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 16 - The clock and meetings
The German alphabet and sounds
Switzerland info
Tourist information role play
Modal verbs - what can you do well?

Short carneval film
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 17 - The clock and meetings
The German alphabet and sounds
Modal verbs - what must you do?
Outing role play
Making appointments

Exam training
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 18 - The clock and meetings
The German alphabet and sounds
Modal verbs - find matching friends
Opposites
Clothes shopping

Exam training
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 19 - Clothes and features
The German alphabet and sounds
We play "guess who"
We describe our class mates
We buy a whole new outfit

Exam training
Buying and selling foods at the market

Lesson 20 - Exam
The German alphabet and sounds
Oral exam
Written exam
German culture

Visit to Berlin
Buying and selling foods at the market