Tag Archives: german

MFL Murder mystery in the Midlands!

I’ve just received an email about an exciting new venture from Lingua@Hillcrest.  Based at Hillcrest School and Sixth Form centre in Birmingham, Lingua@Hillcrest is already known for its virtual visits to France, Spain and Germany including passport control, currency exchange, shopping and refreshment experience as well as language games. Now they are offering … Murder […]

Schnappi das kleine Krokodil

Jude has just – finally!!- finished a topic on Ancient Egypt. Isaac received a postcard home from his German teacher, Herr Götschel, this week for getting full marks in three tests. So, in their honour and in celebration of their achievements, here’s one of their favourite tunes! And the lyrics in German – Ich bin […]

Isaac learns German

I take my job as a parent very seriously and when I heard that Isaac would be learning German, I decided to prepare him adequately. Firstly, we looked at the importance of language learning. Then we looked at some numbers. Tonight we’ll be working on some instructions. When I said i take my job as […]

Games and activities for Primary Foreign languages.

Via my Google Reader, I was led to the following book published on Scribd. Over 300 pages of games and activities for use in the PLL classroom.  What’s more, there are all mapped to the KS2 Framework objectives and helpfully split into sections for specific vocabulary areas, counting, literacy and language learning.  Plus there are […]

Chillola.com

I came across this wonderful website today, linked from Teaching Ideas site. Chillola.com is a multilingual site, offering simple resources in English, French, Spanish, German and Italian. There are attractive vocabulary presentations accompanied by audio on subjects like colours, numbers, months, fruit and vegetables and body parts.  There are also very simple printable activities and […]