Exploring… Heidi (year 8)

Exploring...Heidi for Year 8

 

Exploring… Films for KS3 German

Comprehensive project packs based around popular, contemporary
target-language films and culturally rich regions. This carefully
written, authentic and engaging target-language material is the
perfect way to teach common KS3 topics and language – and meet
the requirements of the new National Curriculum!

Each resource contains:

  • ready-made scheme of work with clear outcomes, AfL and
    cross-curricular links where relevant
  • structured lesson plans – including starters, mains,
    plenaries and homeworks
  • student worksheets
  • end-of-project revision and assessment lesson
  • full answers make for quick and easy teacher-, peer- and
    self-marking

 

  • Available for Years 8 and 9, with further differentiation
    within each pack – supports those who struggle while stretching
    the brightest; suitable for any class!
  • Fun, varied and original activities capture students’
    interest while allowing practice of all four main skills. Aural,
    visual and kinaesthetic tasks appeal to learners of all types.

Exploring… Heidi (year 8)

Engage students with the film adaptation of this Swiss
classic. The touching tale is explored through structured lessons,
card games and an assessment activity, which enable students to
work on their German language skills in a creative way.


Exploring… Rettet Raffi! (year 9)

An extraordinary tale of friendship and adventure leads
young Sammy to go in search of his pet hamster Raffi, who has been
kidnapped by a dangerous criminal. Students learn German
vocabulary, practise translation and complete fun activities based
on this film adaptation.


 

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GCSE AQA German Practice Papers: Listening (Foundation and Higher)

GCSE AQA German Practice Papers: Listening

Comprehensive practice for Papers 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the 2016 GCSE AQA German specification. For each tier, there are three full practice papers, mirroring AQA Sample Assessment Materials.

All practice papers meet the requirements of the 2016 specifications and are followed by mark schemes which closely match those used by the exam board.

  • Every specification topic is covered, ensuring that students are familiar with questions on a wide range of issues
  • Interesting and up-to-date texts and recordings will stimulate students and encourage them to engage with the material
  • All activity, text and transcript types are covered – students will be completely familiar with the exam format

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days. If you need your resource(s) during the holidays, but your school is not open for deliveries, then please call us to place your order and discuss available options.
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Structured Speaking Support for AS AQA German

Structured Speaking Support for AS AQA German

14 masterclass worksheets take students through essential techniques to increase their grade in the AS AQA Speaking exam. Practical exercises and relevant examples using exam-style questions throughout – improving final exam performance!

Worksheets cover:

  1. Preparation time and how to plan your answer
  2. Conversation fillers
  3. How to deal with the first summarising question
  4. How to give your personal opinion
  5. Opening the question to a broader debate
  6. How to formulate a relevant question
  7. Uses tenses correctly
  1. Show off your grammar
  2. Manipulating language
  3. Using synonyms and antonyms
  4. Common errors (Anglicisms, False friends, Grammar)
  5. The subjunctive in speaking
  6. Poor and excellent performance in the speaking exam
  7. Pronunciation
    • Student-friendly, step-by-step approach – breaks the
      intimidating oral exam into manageable strategies
    • Example answers recorded by native speakers
    • All worksheets focus on areas directly relevant to the exam

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Structured Skills for Writing Summaries: AQA AS Level German

Structured Skills for Writing Summaries: AQA AS Level German

Step-by-step guidance, skills-based activities and exam-style questions help students prepare for the writing summaries tasks.

Tackling this new question in the 2016 specs can be challenging! This pack breaks down both the listening and reading tasks for effective learning:

  • PART 1 – Working on skills
  • PART 2 – Consolidation exercises
  • PART 3 – Exam-style questions

AS/A Level Year 1 subtopics are paired with 9 core skills:

  1. Analysing the question
  2. Key words in listening and reading
  3. Taking notes while listening
  4. Organising ideas
  5. Using your own words to paraphrase
  6. Useful phrases
  7. Agreement of tenses
  8. Writing in full sentences
  9. Correcting mistakes
  • Includes answers, recordings on CD, transcripts and indicative content for exam-style questions.

Flexible! For use in class, as homework and as exam revision.

This is really one of the best resources I have seen for A Level and I cannot wait to get my hands on it. I like that the resource is very methodical and that it breaks down the summary task into bite-sized tasks, which I feel really equips students with the skills to do well in the exam.
– G Smith, Head of Spanish and Ind. Reviewer

I would be very happy to use this invaluable resource in my teaching. The content is high-quality, it is well structured and focuses on a new type of task appearing in the AS/A Level Year 1 exam.
– I Simó-Arroyo, Teacher, Examiner and Ind. Reviewer

Superb – very helpful with clear examples of how to do each step of writing a summary from reading the question to checking the final answer. Thank you for a fabulous resource which will save me many hours of preparation. More of this for A Level please!
– J Tipton, Teacher, Examiner and Ind. Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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AQA AS Level German Revision Activities for Reading and Writing

 AQA AS Level German Revision Activities for Reading and Writing

 

Revision Activities (Reading & Writing) for AS AQA German

2016 Specficiation

All AS Level AQA grammar points covered!

This comprehensive guide provides helpful grammar recaps,
revision tips skill-based exercises and exam-style questions to
help students revise for the reading and writing exam sections.

Skill-specific worksheets for the six AQA topics on:

  • Vocabulary: topic-based exercises enable
    students to enhance their lexical skills
  • Grammar: easy-to-understand recaps strengthen
    knowledge of grammar – with worked examples and practice
    exercises
  • Reading: level-appropriate texts and
    exam-style questions give students targeted exam practice
    • Text lengths match AQA sample assessment materials
  • Activities include:
    • Recognising cognates
    • Filling in blanks
    • Matching words to definitions
    • Writing sentences
    • Choosing the correct option
    • Conjugating verbs
    • & more!
  • Translation: revision from and into the target
    language with vocabulary and grammar structures found in the
    exam
  • Plus, collaborative and engaging group
    activities for students to revise together, such as board games
    and story writing

Use as exam revision, in class or as homework!

 Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.

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Exam Practice for AS Edexcel German

Exam Practice for AS Edexcel German

18 original texts followed by exam-style questions and answers covering all AS topics. Comprehensive, skills-focused packs written specifically for the 2016 Edexcel specification.

  • Covers a wide range of text sources used by Edexcel – so students will be very fully familiar with exam format
  • Multiple opportunities to practise each task type in different contexts continuously develop students’ exam skills
  • Engaging texts on topical issues in Target Language countries – make sure students are up to date for exams
  • Clear and detailed marking criteria – perfect for peer-assessment

Reading

  • Text types include: articles, advertisements, literary texts, testimonials, interviews, blog posts and reports
  • 36 activities covering a range of verbal and non-verbal response tasks mirroring the SAMs
  • Includes summary tasks with exam-style mark schemes

Listening

  • Includes: factual and informative texts, interviews, reports, dialogues and testimonials
  • Recordings by native speakers
  • Transcripts for all recordings provided
  • Practices both non-verbal and verbal response questions, including listening summaries

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Differentiated Listening Exam Practice for GCSE AQA German

Differentiated Listening Exam Practice for GCSE AQA German

Also available for Reading and Writing

Give your students the best chance of success come exam time with these comprehensive packs of differentiated worksheets, available for Reading, Writing and Listening!

Candidates will improve key language skills and develop crucial exam technique while becoming fully familiar with the new 2016 specification requirements:

  • Full differentiation, with separate worksheets available for foundation and higher – choose worksheets appropriate to the needs of you class
  • Each pack broken down by AQA topic with a wealth of varied, exam-style tasks to draw upon – the perfect way to support ongoing study in class and at home!
  • All content carefully matched to 2016 AQA Sample Assessment Materials
  • Full answers, indicative content and AQA-style mark schemes for easy self-, peer- and teacher assessment

Listening

  • 60 worksheets covering 12 topics
  • Includes recordings by native speakers on CD
  • With full transcripts

Price is £89 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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