Aktivitäten für Januar und Februar: am 2. Februar fällig! (posted 1. Januar 2007)

  1. Kassette Nr. 1 (14 Punkte) : Come to class before or after school or at lunch. Make an appointment first and don’t wait to the last minute! (Don’t forget - I’m not here after school on Black Days!) You may come in to record your speaking starting January 8th, 2007.
  2. Gesundheit Zitate: Find and copy 3 quotes about health in German, then summarize them in English. Gesundheit Zitate Don’t forget to cite the author!
  3. Grammatik (18 Punkte) : Click on the link to the Komm Mit website and complete Self Test activities 5 and 6. IMPORTANT: Once you have filled in the blanks print it before correcting it. Put it in your notebook. Check it. Record the activity and the score on your log sheet. Each answer is worth 1 point.
  4. Complete the following Diktat (dictation). Simply write what you hear. empty.png[[../../space/showimage/Hörverständnis - die Gesundheit.ram| Hörverständnis - die Gesundheit.ram]] You will need Real Player to listen to the audio. If the file here doesn’t work, you can link to the Alles Klar page, then click “Audio Program” and scroll down to “Hörverständnis 6-12 Diktat: Gesund leben”
  5. Sport in Deutschland Quiz (40 Punkte): Read the articles (either A or B) carefully then design a 20 point quiz in English focusing on the important information. Type this quiz and then also take another copy of this with the answers. Put both of these papers in your notebook. I will grade this--40 points. Record on your log sheet. Make sure to title your quiz so that it is clear which article you used.
    A: Sport in Deutschland (1) http://www.exeter.ac.uk/german/abinitio/chap10-23.html
    Sport in Deutschland (2) http://www.exeter.ac.uk/german/abinitio/chap10-24.html
    B: Health and Fitness in Germany http://www.german-way.com/health.html
  6. Sport News aus Deutschland: What kinds of sports are featured on the website www.sportal.de? List 7. Then find and print any article from the website, highlighting or underlining cognates and words you know.
  7. Reflexive Pronomen Quiz (14 Punkte): Take the quiz on the Alles Klar Website (http://wps.prenhall.com/ml_otto_alles_1/0,8228,1009734-,00.html) (Click on “Schritte”, then “6-13 – Reflexive pronouns in the accusative case” Click on the correct answer for each question. Once you have filled in the blanks print it before correcting it. Put it in your notebook. Then click on “Submit Answers for Grading”. Record the activity and the score on your log sheet. Each answer is worth 2 points.
  8. Poster (10 Punkte): Make a visual poster using pictures of healthy foods you like to eat and/or healthy activities. Label each picture in German. It should fit in your notebook. Have a minimum of 10 pictures and a maximum of 20 pictures. You may use an online German-English dictionary if you need help finding words. Remember to cite your sources on a separate sheet. (1 point for each picture) Record the activity and the score on your log sheet.
  9. Learning Reflection: Take two assignments we have done in class. Put them in your notebook. Reflect on what you learned from these activities. Also reflect on how you learned it, the challenges and mistakes you made during the learning process and how you are going to keep practicing these items in order to acquire it.
  10. Notebook Reflection: Now write two paragraphs about the notebook activities you did this month. Include what you could do well, what challenges you faced and what mistakes you made before you finished. Elaborate how these challenges and mistakes helped you learn and research on your own. Add anything else that highlights your learning process.