These are sites to help kids learn about the German language and culture. There are games and activities where students can practice listening and speaking, interactive games, quizzes, video, and audio files. Students can also read about German holidays, customs, food and drink, and the German school system. Included is a link to eThemes resources on the country of Germany and the Holocaust.
These links for kids lead to pages that have illustrations and pronunciation keys for speaking the German language. Includes links to Label Me!(tm) and coloring activity printouts on many topics. There are also maps, quizzes, and information about German inventors.
These ten topics build on the basics introduced in Talk German. The story follows Nico as he learns the finer points of speaking German. There are videos to watch, vocabulary help, and language keys. NOTE: The "Talk" link leads to a discussion group.
This is a site about German culture, including the German school system, holidays, manners, and customs. There is a section that describes what it would be like to be an exchange student in Germany. NOTE: The site has a link to a guestbook and the "Pen Pals" link leads to websites with discussion boards.
These sites about Germany have information on the country's history, regions, and traditions. See a live view from a Webcam, listen to the country's national anthem, learn some basic German words, and follow the instructions for German recipes. There is a link to an eThemes Resource on the Holocaust.
These sites are about the Holocaust and the devastating impact that it had on Jewish people and others. Also includes information about Adolf Hitler, concentration camps, crematoriums, and resistance fighters. There are videos of survivors talking about their experiences, plus many photos. Includes links to eThemes Resources on World War II and "The Diary of Anne Frank."