The King's School Grantham

Isaac Newton's School

    Year 12 German Curriculum

    Key topics to be taught this year:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Further details about the topic

    Skills

    1

    Orientierung, Freundschaft, Gesundheit

    Zeitgeist (O, 1, 2)

    Listening, reading, writing

    2

    Zu viel Info, die Welt der Kommunikation

    Zeitgeist 3,4

    Listening, reading, writing

    Spring Term

     

     

     

    1

    Freizeit, das Alltägliche

    Zeitgeist 5,6

    Listening, speaking, reading, writing

    2

    Sport, Tourismus

    Zeitgeist 7,8

    Listening, speaking, reading, writing

    Summer Term

     

     

     

    1

    Schule, Ausbildung +revision + past papers

    Zeitgeist 9

    Listening, speaking, reading, writing

    2

    Gegenwartskultur (Musik, Literatur, Film)

     

    Listening, speaking, reading, writing

    Assessments:

    Autumn Term

    Topic

    Type of Assessment

    CAT 1

    Orientierung, Freundschaft, Gesundheit

    Listening, reading, writing

    CAT 2

    Zu viel Info, die Welt der Kommunikation

    Listening, reading, writing

    Spring Term

     

     

    CAT 3

    Freizeit, das Alltägliche

    Mock exam: listening, reading, writing and speaking

     

     

    Summer Term

     

     

    CAT 4

    N/A

    N/A

    Main Resources:

    Resource

    Details (names, web address etc.)

    Terms

     

    Text books

    Zeitgeist 1

    All

    Recommended reading

    Parallel text –short stories in German, Penguin books

    Parallel text – German short stories 2, Penguin books

    German literature. A very short introduction, by Nicholas Boyle

    www.spiegel.de , www.suedeutsche.de

    or any other newspapers, magazines

    All

    Recommended websites

    www.languagesonline.org.uk, www.linguascope.com, www.klar.co.uk

    www.ard.de, www.zdf.de, www.n-tv.de

    All

    Equipment

    Textbook, lined paper / notebook, pen, pencil, rubber, ruler, glue stick, highlighter

    All

    Enrichment opportunities:

    Activity

    Day and time or term

    Berlin trip

    December 2016