German 1 A (05050501)

German 1 A (05050501)


1.0 Credit; Unweighted
Grades:  9, 10, 11, 12
Length: Year; Format: Meets Daily

This course offers students an exposure to the German language and culture. A focus will be placed on basic communication skills as well as basic grammar structure. Students will be learning through short conversations, videos, presentations, music, current events and frequent interactive classroom activities.  This class proceeds at a moderate pace and students should expect frequent homework assignments for additional practice.  Students will be developing their pronunciation skills throughout the course.  Students will learn about Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and compare and contrast these cultures with our own. By the end of the course, students are able to function in written and oral form in a variety of areas, such as expressing likes and dislikes, and describing their school, families, and friends.