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Resources for German


I) Recording / Listening Sites

1) http://vocaroo.com/
Try recording your voice and emailing it to me using


2) Lingtlanguage - Speaking assignments on line



Listening Practice - Audio Lingua

Grammar Site - In German

Duden Dictionary: German - German dictionary
This is a good resources for upper level classes. If you are trying to find out how to use a word or the difference between two similar words.

Dictionary Site with Hangman Game

Interesting Statistics about Germany
z.B. Are you afraid of going to the dentist?



On-Line Advent Calendars
One for math :)  www.mathe-spass.de/advent/#bildhttp://www.mathe-spass.de/advent/#bild

On-line German-English dictionary:

http://dict.leo.org/?lang=en

German umlaut codes for PC

http://tlt.its.psu.edu/suggestions/international/bylanguage/german.html#winalthttp://tlt.its.psu.edu/suggestions/international/bylanguage/german.html#winalt
Practice German Handwriting
www.kostenlose-ausmalbilder.de/vorlage/motive/schule/schreiben-grundschule/arbeitsblatt-schreiben.php



V) GEOGRAPHY

German states: Can you beat Frau Kepes (less than 25 seconds?)
www.purposegames.com/game/97

German Cities
http://www.purposegames.com/game/36

Video of Berlin

Cities near Bochum - in the Ruhr Area
Spiel

Countries in Europe (including Eastern Europe)

http://www.purposegames.com/game/bba782bc

Germany's Neighbors

http://www.purposegames.com/game/germany-and-borders-quiz

Rivers in Germany

http://www.purposegames.com/game/eae9c8f7ad

Major Mountain Ranges in Germany

http://www.purposegames.com/game/5-dots-mountain-ranges-of-germany-game

Famous SIghts in Germany

http://www.purposegames.com/game/sightseeing-in-germany-20-tourist-destinations-quiz

European Capitals

www.purposegames.com/game/hauptstadte-der-europaischen-lander-quizhttp://www.purposegames.com/game/hauptstadte-der-europaischen-lander-quiz
Game for Beginners from Goethe Institute

VI) LEARNING GERMAN


A link with LOTS of games to practice vocabulary

Basic vocabulary and grammar help :

www.education.vic.gov.au/languagesonline/german/german.htm

 www.digitaldialects.com/German.htm

BBC site with lots of information:

www.bbc.co.uk/languages/german/

Another great site

wwwfac.mcdaniel.edu/German/German2221/supplement.html

VII) FAIRY TALES

http://www.brokolinos-kinderwelt.de/maerchen.htm

Animated Fairy Tales

ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/languages/http://ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/languages/


VIII) GERMAN HISTORY

Rise and Fall of Berlin Wall  www.youtube.com/watch?v=cggRzZ_N30M&feature=relatedhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cggRzZ_N30M&feature=related

Pictures of Berlin Wall
www.boston.com/bigpicture/2009/11/the_berlin_wall_20_years_gone.html


Cool Before and After Pictures from The New York Times

www.nytimes.com/interactive/2009/11/09/world/europe/20091109-berlinwallthennow.html?ref=europe

Game about Berlin
http://www.americanepic.org/goethe/goethe.html


IX) Watch German TV (click on Sendung verpasst to watch a past episode)

www.zdf.de/ZDFmediathek/hauptnavigation/startseite/#/hauptnavigation/startseite

German News

www.spiegel.de/video/

Learn about Neuschwanstein
http://www.zdf.de/ZDFmediathek/beitrag/video/997384/Superbauten-Vorschau-Neuschwanstein


X) FUN RESOURCES

20 Questions auf Deutsch!


Comic Strip maker on-line
http://stripgenerator.com/strip/create/http://stripgenerator.com/strip/create/

Pick your German name!

www.baby-vornamen.de/beliebte_vornamen.php

www.baby-zeit.de/service/vornamen/1995-1996.php

House & Garden & Crafts Site
http://www.solebich.de/http://www.solebich.de/

XI) Extra - Video Series

Extr@

Informationen: http://www.channel4learning.com/sites/extra/german_flash_home.html

Arbeitsblätter: http://swift.enumclaw.wednet.edu/ehs/sstout/index.php?section=documents


Videos:

Alle Folgen: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?src_vid=pqz0JzhWkaE&feature=iv&annotation_id=annotation_691741&list=PL6AB67B348FBE5C2C

Episode 1: Sams Ankunft - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lWQW5_CPGQ&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 2: Sam geht Einkaufen- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uw6knetEUAo&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 3: Sam hat ein Date- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5lGm3qPHtDY&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 4: Sam sucht einen Job- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aku4YHvy9F4&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 5: Ein Star ist geboren- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CECng-qAeM&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 6: Lotto-Tag- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MAMpXOT_1cA&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 7: Der Zwilling: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88YlU22i7_Y&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 8: Die Kusine der Vermieterin- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XYvIg_ZOW6s&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 9: - Jobs für Nick und Sam- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75FA-FETst0&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 10: Anna demonstriert- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HHWI7Bpxbic&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 11: Ferienzeit- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTg2i-c11WY&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 12: Verrückt nach Fußball http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ic3aJPcyhuU&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active

Episode 13: Hochzeitspläne- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMUNZUbE6M4&safety_mode=true&persist_safety_mode=1&safe=active