Teacher: Gabrielle Winkler
DaF Track (German as a second language)
Students are building upon the foundation established in previous classes. Clarity of speech is encouraged. The fundamentals of German grammar are strengthened. Authentic German media is used to enhance discussions and to present opinions. Analytical skills are developed with German literature and poetry. Students in this class works towards the third level (B1) of language competence. Students develop skills to actively read and summarize main points of various articles and essays, as well as to observe and analyze charts and graphics. Students learn to consolidate and revise grammar structures. Intercultural awareness is enhanced and group and class projects are used to deepen language competence.