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

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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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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Getting to Know… Der Besuch der alten Dame

Getting to Know... Der Besuch der alten Dame

Suitable for:

  • AQA AS and A Level
  • Edexcel AS and A Level
  • Eduqas AS and A Level
  • CCEA A Level only

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure full understanding of this popular tragicomedy. Students will get to know the play inside out and be well prepared for the AS and A Level writing exams.

The special before-, during- and after-reading structure is ideal for the perfect balance between independent and class work:

  • Before: Independent research tasks on the plot and life of the author
  • During: Worksheets and interactive activities on the themes, events, characters and dramatic techniques
  • After: Exam-style essay questions split by board for students to apply what they have learnt

Including:

    • Worksheets on Claire Zachanassian and Alfred III
    • Questions on the themes of greed, love, family, death, the establishment and justice
    • Top tips for a top grade essay
    • Model essays that guide students towards well-developed and structured answers
    • Answers to all exercises

“This is a helpful resource, highlighting the main dramatic
themes, characters and plot, and identifying examination
requirements carefully […] It is a sound match to the AS
and A Level specifications, backed up well with relevant
essay questions, and encouragement to look at analysis rather
than description.
E Winter, Teacher and Ind. Reviewer.

 

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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SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE AQA German Listening

SOS: Acing Foundation in GCSE AQA German Listening

Train your weaker students to pass those new spec Foundation papers with flying colours! Specific language strategies are built up through carefully selected, targeted tasks. For each strategy, the logical structure builds awareness and provides scaffolded practice:

  1. Simple explanation of the strategy
  2. A warm-up activity to understand the strategy
  3. Annotated practice exercises to build confidence
  4. Full exam questions to challenge.
  5. Translation task which reinforces the strategy

 

  • Vocab, task type, grammar and topics all perfectly tailored to the exam!
  • Perfectly matched to 2016 specs, including Foundation-level translation practice
  • Self-contained resource supports weaker students without taking up valuable class time

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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