German 201 (Fall ’17)

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Course Documents

Course Syllabus  ← Red means it’s a link. FYI.

Phrasen im Klassenzimmer – phrases for interaction in German class


Woche 1

Mittwoch – 23.8.

In class:syllabusMatrix

Homework / Reminders


Freitag – 25.8.

Apple TartIn class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Sections 8.1 & 8.2, P. 291-292, carefully!
  • Complete: Connect: Assignment 8-1
  • Review: Sections 8.1 & 8.2, P. 291-292 – again!
  • Join ConnectPlus and the
  • Join 3D Game Lab and enter the course code: 9T8T74, Join your correct team: Die Piraten if you’re in the 10:00 section or Die Roboter for 11:00

Woche 2

Montag – 28.8.

In class:Koch AG

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Sections 8.1 & 8.2, P. 291-292 – yes, again!
  • Connect: Assignment 8-2
  • Preview: Section 8.3, P. 293-295
  • Review Chapter 8, List 1 & 2 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 9/1

Mittwoch – 30.8.

In class:

  • Destination vs. Location
  • Adjectives in the dative case

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 8.3, & 8.4 P. 293-295, 297
  • Connect: Assignment 8-3
  • (P)review: Sections 8.4 & 8.5, P. 297, 298
  • Review Chapter 8, List 1 & 2 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday 9/1 before class time.

Freitag – 1.9.

German Study Abroad Info Session – Thur., 9/7 at 6:30p.m. in the Language Center

In class:

  • Reading/Writing Assessment
  • Im Restaurant
  • Musik
  • Haushaltsgeräte

Homework / Reminders

  • Complete: Connect: Assignments 8-4 & 8-5
  • Note: Chapter 8 Test Wednesday is just for a homework grade, but review exercises on Connect. Review “blue page” exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc.
  • Preview: Sections 9.1 & 9.2., P. 325-7.

Woche 3

German Study Abroad Info Session – Thur., 9/7 at 6:30p.m. in the Language Center

Montag – 4.9.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE – LABOR DAY

Homework / Reminders

  • See above ^^

 

 

 

 


Mittwoch – 6.9.

kindheit

In class:

  • Chapter 8 Fake Test
  • Kindheit
  • Conjunction als

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 9.1, P. 325
  • CompleteConnect: Assignment 9-1
  • Preview: Section 9.2, P. 325-327
  • Start Chapter 9, List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Monday 9/11 before class time. Learn past tense verbs for Chap. 9 test.
  • Attend German Study Abroad Info Night, Thursday, 6:30 in the Language Center, eat free pizza, sign the sheet, complete the quest, get the points.

Freitag – 8.9.

modalsIn class:

  • Musik des Tages
  • Jugend
  • werden, modal verbs, wissen in the simple past tense

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 9.1, P. 325
  • Read: Section 9.2., P. 325-7
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 9-2
  • Learn: Chapter 9, List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Monday 9/11 before class time. Learn past tense verbs for Chap. 9 test.
  • Preview: Section 9.3, P. 328

Woche 4

Montag – 11.9.

In class:

  • werden, modal verbs, wissen in the simple past tense
  • als, wenn, wann

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Sections 9.1 & 9.2., P. 325-7
  • Read: Section 9.3, P. 328
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 9-3
  • Learn: Chapter 9, List 2 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 9/15 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 9 test.
  • Preview: Section 9.4, P. 330-31

Mittwoch – 13.9.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 9.3, P. 328
  • Read: Section 9.4, P. 330-1
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 9-4
  • Learn: Chapter 9, List 2 Vocab atQuizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday 9/15 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 9 test.

Freitag – 15.9.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Learn: Chapter 9, Lists 1 & 2 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Wednesday 9/20 before class time.
  • Learn your past-tense verb forms on Quizlet, and here’s a rhyming list that might also be fun and helpful.
  • Catch up on your questing at 3D Game Lab. You should be at around 300 points (Level: Meerschweinchen) by now. If not, get on it. Remember, 3D Game Lab is worth 25% of your grade! It is a big part of your commitment to this class. New quests available every week. Do them. Many can be repeated daily or weekly.

 


Woche 5

Montag – 18.9.

MaerchendeckIn class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 9.4, P. 330-1
  • Read: Section 9.5, P. 331-2
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 9-5
  • Learn: Chapter 9, List 1 & 2 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Wednesday 9/20 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 9 test.

Mittwoch – 20.9.

wiederholung (1)In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Do review exercises on Connect. Review “blue page” exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc. Know your past tense verb forms.
  • Review Day PowerPoint

Freitag – 22.9.

Achtung-PruefungIn class:

  • Prüfung, Kapitel 9

Homework / Reminders

    • Start Chapter 10, List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
    • Preview: Section 10.1, P. 360-1

 


Woche 6

Montag – 25.9.

Urlaub1In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 10.1, P. 360-1
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 10-1
  • Learn: Chapter 10, List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 9/29 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.

Mittwoch – 27.9.

hotelberlinIn class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 10.1, P. 360-
  • Complete: Connect, Assignment 10-2
  • Learn: Chapter 10, List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 9/29 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.
  • Preview: Sections 10.2 and 10.3, P. 362-3, 364

Freitag – 29.9.

In class:

  • Musik des Tages
  • Imperativ + (Üb. 3)
  • Nach dem Weg fragen
  • Directions: an…vorbei, etc (Üb. 6)

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 10.2, P. 362-3
  • Preview: Section 10.3, P. 364
  • Learn: Chapter 10, List 2 Vocab at Quizlet
  • Complete Quiz-Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 10/6 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.

Woche 7

Montag – 2.10.

nachdemwegIn class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 10.2, P. 362-3
  • Read: Section 10.3, P. 364
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 10-3
  • Learn: Chapter 10, List 2 Vocab at Quizlet
  • Complete Quiz-Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 10/6 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.
  • Preview: Section 10.4, P. 365-6

Mittwoch – 4.10.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 10.3, P. 364
  • Read: Section 10.4, P. 365-6
  • Complete: Connect, Assignment 10-4
  • Learn: Chapter 10, List 2 Vocab at Quizlet, and complete Quiz-Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 10/6 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.
  • Preview: Section 10.5, P. 367-8

Strandkorb-4Freitag – 6.10.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 10.3, P. 364 + 10.4, P. 365-6
  • Complete: Connect, Assignment 10-5
  • Learn: Chapter 10 List 1 & 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete Quiz-Quest by Wednesday, 10/18 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.
  • Preview: Section 10.5, P. 367-8

Woche 8

giraffenMontag – 9.10.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Complete: Connect, Assignment 10-6

Mittwoch – 11.10.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Do review exercises on Connect. exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary and verb tenses with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc.
  • Learn: Chapter 10 List 1 & 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete Quiz-Quest by class time on Wednesday, 10/18. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.

Freitag – 13.10.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE. PROF. B IST VERREIST.

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Do review exercises on Connect. exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary and verb tenses with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, work through this PPT, etc.
  • Learn: Chapter 10 List 1 & 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete Quiz-Quest by class time on Wednesday, 10/18. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.

Woche 9

Montag – 16.10.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE – HERBSTFERIEN!

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Do review exercises on Connect. exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary and verb tenses with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc.
  • Learn: Chapter 10 List 1 & 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete Quiz-Quest by class time on Wednesday, 10/18. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 10 test.

Mittwoch – 18.10.

In class:

  • Kapitel 10, Prüfung

Homework / Reminders

  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1 Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Preview: Section 11.1 P. 393

Freitag – 20.10.

In class:

  • Musik des Tages
  • Krankheit
  • Accusative reflexive pronouns
  • Phrasen mit Reflexivpronomen

Homework / Reminders

  • Connect, Assignment 11-1
  • Read: Section 11.1 P. 393
  • Preview: Section 11.2, P. 394
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1, Vocab at Quizlet.

Woche 10

Montag – 23.10.

In class:

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 11.1 P. 393
  • Read: Section 11.2, P. 394
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 11-2
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal – The Lesejournal pages contain questions you need to answer in order to prep for class. I will take these up. You’ll find vocabulary help (Vokabelhilfe) here.
  • Preview: Section 11.3, P. 395

Mittwoch – 25.10.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE – PROF. B IST VERREIST.

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 11.1 P. 393
  • Read: Section 11.2, P. 394
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 11-2
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Monday, 10/30 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.
  • Preview: Section 11.3, P. 395

Freitag – 27.10.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE – PROF. B IST VERREIST.

Homework / Reminders

  • Review: Section 11.1 P. 393
  • Read: Section 11.2, P. 394
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 11-2
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Monday, 10/30 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.
  • Preview: Section 11.3, P. 395

Woche 11

Montag – 30.10.

In class:

  • Musik des Tages
  • Körperteile und Körperpflege
  • Accusative & dative reflexive pronouns
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 11/3 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.

 

 

Mittwoch – 1.11.

In class:

  • Word order: accusative & dative pronouns
  • Phrasen mit Reflexivpronomen
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 11/3 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.

Freitag 3.11.

In class:

  • Arzt, Apotheke, Krankenhaus
  • Wissen Sie, wo…?
  • Unfälle
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 11.4, P. 396-7
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 11-4
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1 & 2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Preview: Section. 11.5, P. 397-8

Woche 12

Montag – 6.11.

In class:

  • Word order: dependent and independent clauses
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

  • Read: Section 11.5, P. 397-8
  • CompleteConnect, Assignment 11-5
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1&2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 11/10 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.

 

 

Mittwoch – 8.11.

In class:

  • Konversationen
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

  • Connect, Assignment 11-6
  • Schokolade & Bananen + Lesejournal (Vokabelhilfe hier)
  • Learn: Chapter 11 List 1&2, Vocab at Quizlet.
  • Complete & Verify Quiz Quest on 3D Game Lab by Friday, 11/10 before class time. Continue learning past tense verbs for Chap. 11 test.

Freitag – 10.11.

In class:

  • Kapitel 11 Wiederholung
  • Schokolade & Bananen

 

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Do review exercises on Connect. Review “blue page” exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc. Know your past tense verb forms.

 


Woche 13

Montag – 13.11.

In class:

  • Kapitel 11 Prüfung

Homework / Reminders


Mittwoch – 15.11.

In class:

  • Genitiv
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders


Freitag – 17.11.

In class:

  • KEIN UNTERRICHT HEUTE – PROF. B IST VERREIST.

Homework / Reminders


Woche 14

Montag – 20.11

In class:

  • Genitiv
  • Konjunktiv – würde / wäre / hätte
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders


Dienstag, 21. Nov – Freitag, 24. Nov

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

Homework / Reminders


Woche 15

Montag – 27.11.

In class:

  • Musik des Tages (Let it Go – auf Deutsch!)
  • Konjunktiv
  • um/zu + causality
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders


Mittwoch – 29.11.

In class:

 

 

  • Konjunktiv – würde / wäre / hätte
  • Was wäre, wenn…?
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders


Freitag – 1.12.

In class:

  • Konjunktiv
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders


Woche 16

Montag – 4.12.

In class:

  • Schedule oral final
  • Conversation practice
  • Schokolade & Bananen

Homework / Reminders

 


Mittwoch – 6.12.

In class:

  • Schokolade & Bananen wrap-up
  • Final study guide

Homework / Reminders

  • Lernen Sie für die Prüfung! – Use the study guide. Do review exercises from all chapters on Connect. Review “blue page” exercises from Kontakte, drill vocabulary with classmates and/or on Quizlet, study the “Situationen” and vocabulary displays in the book, etc. Know your past tense verb forms.

FINALS

Oral final

  • as scheduled

Schlußprüfung

  • 10:00 section – Tuesday December 12, 8:30a.m. in our classroom
  • 11:00 section – Friday, December 8, 1:00p.m. in our classroom