Getting to Know…Good bye, Lenin!

Getting to Know... Good bye, Lenin! (2nd Edition)

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background
information
and practice exam questions
ensure comprehensive understanding of Good bye, Lenin!
Students will explore this intriguing tragicomic film directed by
Wolfgang Becker and fully prepare for the writing
exam
. The structure offers the perfect balance between
guided classwork and independent study:

Logical structure offers the perfect balance between guided
classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Students begin to explore the film
    with insight into German history, the director, Wolfgang
    Becker, and the main actor, Daniel Brühl.
  • During: Key scenes are investigated through
    carefully crafted activities that test comprehension of the
    film, including translation, grammar and vocabulary tasks.
  • After: This section focuses on analysis of key
    concepts such as themes, critical reception and main
    characters, followed by exam preparation techniques and
    exam-style questions.

Bonus:Audio interview with a person who lived through the ‘Wiedervereinigung’.

  • Answers are provided for all activities, including model
    essays and indicative content for the exam-style questions.

 

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Differentiated Homeworks for GCSE Edexcel German

Differentiated Homeworks for GCSE Edexcel German

Facilitate independent learning with these comprehensive, ready-to-use homeworks for GCSE Edexcel German! Differentiated, stand-alone worksheets cover every topic in the 2016 specifications and provide carefully structured support to reinforce learning:

  • Three levels of differentiation – set homework appropriate to the needs of each student!
  • Each worksheet builds upon a wide range of skills, from
    vocabulary and reading to grammar and writing
    • Plus! Translation into both English and German
  • Full answers provided for easy self-, peer- or teacher marking
  • Consolidate and build upon knowledge and skills already learned – no additional teacher input required!
  • ‘Mix and match’ as homeworks, cover lessons, end of topic revision or classroom-based learning tasks – ultimate flexibility
  • Meet the demands of the 2016 Edexcel specification and give students all the necessary tools to succeed in their exams

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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Exploring… Rettet Raffi for KS3 German (Year 9)

Exploring... Rettet Raffi for KS3 German (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.

Comprehensive project pack 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!

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.

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Stretch and Challenge Listening for GCSE AQA German

Stretch and Challenge Listening for GCSE AQA German

Speaking and Writing coming soon!

The fun, fresh approach to differentiation

Reward your fast finishers! Engaging, ready-to-use, skills-focused packs of independent exercises to enthuse high
achievers.

  • A wide range of original stimulus material covering different types of sources
  • A wealth of fun and engaging tasks, such as games, cryptograms, taboo, speed-dating and races – enjoyable extra work for G&T students
  • Clearly marked individual, pair and group tasks with each topic – flexible resource suitable for individual extension work and whole-class use by able groups

Plus! A close focus on exam success:

  • All 2016 GCSE AQA Topics covered
  • Additional grammar support deals specifically with the trickiest points from the Higher Tier list
  • Clear links to useful exam skills, with a cross-reference grid (reading) or useful phrases (speaking) provided at the start of the resource

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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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.


 

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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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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