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10 golden rules of essay writing for level 3

the document lists 10 key rules for successful essay writing on level 3

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Deutsche Auswnderung im 19. Jahrhundert

One PowerPoint is suitable for a face to face tutorial, the other adapted for online tutorials. For both I send the Word document out in advance, and ask students to prepare. It includes a vocab list to make this easier. The text on the online version is too long, Key passages are in bold, but you may wish to shorten it further. Feel free to adapt any aspect.

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Essay writing checklist

a checklist that helps students to improve the quality of their writing and gain higher marks in language course assignments

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Essay writing skills

A PowerPoint presentation to help students with the process of writing essays in language courses

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L313 Powerpoint Migration

Material for an Elluminate session on migration. At its centre, there is a debate on the rights and responsibilities of immigrants. This is a powerpoint that I originally downloaded from Loro and extended/ adapted.

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L313 Zitate und Quellen in gesprochenen und schriftlichen TMAs

how to incorporate direct and indirect quotes most effectively in assignments, what language to use and online tools to support students in this

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L313-Thema1Teil4_politisches_Wahlsystem_Grafik

Diagram from Lesebuch Thema 1 - 3, showing the electoral system in Germany, for use in face-to-face or Elluminate tutorials.

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L313Thema1Teil2_Heimat

This activity encourages students to think deeply about the meaning and different aspects of the term "Heimat" to compare different definitions and develop their own. As this may be the first time students meet on Elluminate, the tutor notes also include suggestions on how to familiarize students with the medium.

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L313Thema1Teil2_Heimat_Frisch_Sandmeyer_Zitate

Diese Aktivitaet soll die Aufmerksamkeit von StudentInnen auf problematische Aspekte des Begriffs Heimat lenken. Man beschaeftigt sich intensiv mit Artikeln von Max Frisch und Peter Sandmeyer, die sich im ersten Arbeitsbuch auf S.11 bis 13 und S. 15 bis 17 befinden.

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L313Thema1_Weitere Unterrichtsideen

This resource consists of a document with various suggestions for tutorials related to the topic of "Landschaft und politische Strukturen".

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L313Thema1_Zusaetzliches Material (1)_Karte deutschsprachiger Laender

This map can be used for an ice breaker activity, in which students are asked to name and talk briefly about places in German-speaking countries which they know. Describing the landscape of their chosen place leads into Th. 1, Teil 1.

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L313Thema1_Zusaetzliches Material (2)_Gedichte zum Thema Heimat

Poems in German on the theme of "Heimat", to help students to explore the concept and how it changes under different historical circumstances.

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L313Thema2Teil3_Aufstand_DDR_Image

image from p52 of Lesebuch Themen 1 - 3, for use in tutorials (Elluminate or face-to-face).

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L313Thema2Teil3_Geschichte_Artikel_ und Adjektivendungen_Hilfsblatt.

A summary of endings and notes about when to use them. Grammatical terminology is avoided. I ask students to keep this sheet with them when writing assignments, for reference and checking. Prior knowledge of cases and when to use them is assumed.

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L313Thema2Teil3_Geschichte_Artikiel_ und Adjektivendungen_Uebungen.

A short cloze activity to practise article and adjective endings. The content relates to Thema 2 (die RAF). Students should be encouraged to use the helpsheet 'Artikel- und Adjektivendungen' to check their answers. The print version can be done in pairs in face-to-face tutorials. The interactive version can be done independently and corrected automatically. This activity is not suitable for Elluminate tutorials. The interactive version was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php

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L313Thema2Teil3_Geschichte_DDR_Aufstand_Kreuzwortraetsel

A crossword to develop understanding of the Workers' Uprising of 17th June 1953. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. In Elluminate, it can be accessed via application sharing. It is only interactive for the application sharer, so students suggest answers which the tutor types in. The print version is suitable for pair-work. The interactive version was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php

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L313Thema2Teil3_Geschichte_DDR_Texte

3 short texts which encourage students to look at the Workers Uprising of June 1953 from different perspectives, followed by questions for discussion.

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L313Thema2Teil3_Geschichte_Studentenbewegung-Kreuzwortraetsel

A crossword to develop understanding of the student movement, its causes and consequences in the Federal Republic from the 1960s onwards. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. In Elluminate, it can be accessed via application sharing. It is only interactive for the application sharer, so students suggest answers which the tutor types in. The print version is suitable for pair-work. This activity was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php

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L313Thema2_Geschichte_Redemittel

In this activity, students practise the language needed to talk and write about history (e.g.useful verbs, the passive and dates).

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L313Thema2_Weitere Unterrichtsideen

Zusaetzliche Ideen fuer Tutorien zu Thema 2: die vaterlose Gesellschaft, Widerstand, Opposition und die Anwendung von Gewalt, Zeitzeugen und die Bergier-Kommission.

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L313Thema3Teil1.2_Sprache_weitere_Ideen_Anglizismen_Dialekte

Zusaetzliche Ideen fuer Tutorien zu Thema 3: Dialekte,Anglizismen, Humor.

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L313Thema3Teil1_Sprache_Anglizismen_2Aktivitaeten

Two tutorial activities on anglicisms in the German language. 'Anglizismen: Fluch oder Segen' encourages students to evaluate and develop arguments and counter-arguements. ,Eine Gruppencollage basteln' is a practical activity to increase language awareness.

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L313Thema3Teil2_Sprache_Dialekte_Kreuzwortraetsel

A crossword to develop understanding of dialects and the language needed to discuss them. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. It is not suitable for Elluminate tutorials. The print version is suitable for pair-work. This activity was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php

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L313Thema3Teil4_Sprache_Witze

Welche Witze lassen sich in eine andere Sprache uebersetzen? Was macht Witze witzig? Inwieweit ist Humor kulturbedingt bzw. von einer bestimmten Sprache abhaengig?

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L313Thema3Teil4_Sprache_Witze_Assoziogramm.wbd

Assoziogramm zum Thema Humor, von Arbeitsbuch 3, Seite 60 abgeleitet, mit Lösung. Die Elluminatetafel kann man interaktiv benutzen. Um Text in einen Kasten zu schreiben, zuerst auf ,A' links klicken und dann in einem Kasten zweimal klicken und tippen. In der PowerPoint: zweimal im Kasten klicken und tippen.

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L313Thema3_Regionalismus_Dialekte_Synonyme

A matching activity,to help students broaden vocabulary and develop a varied writing style. This is useful for both TMAs 1 and the final project. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. It is not suitable for Elluminate tutorials. This activity was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php The print version works well as a pairwork activity. Print the sheets(1 set for every two or three students),cut them into separate cards and distribute one set to each pair or group. Many students find working with cards much easier than matching items on a printed page.

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L313Thema4Teil2_Einwanderung_Kreuzwortraetsel

A crossword to develop understanding of immigration and integration in post-war Germany. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. It is not suitable for Elluminate tutorials. The print version is suitable for pair-work. This activity was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php

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L313Thema4Teil3_Migrationserfahrungen

This set of teaching resources was made during my Short-term fellowship with the Open University's SCORE project (Support Centre for Open Resources in Education) in July 2011. As well as supporting the acquisition of language skills, it is hoped that the focus on the migrant experience and more importantly the migrant voice, will enhance students’ understanding and empathy and in so doing increase intercultural awareness and combat racism.

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L313Thema4_Migration

Materialien zum Thema Kultur und Integration im modernen Deutschland.

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L313Thema4_Weitere Unterrichtsideen

This resource consists of a document with various suggestions for tutorial discussions and activities. Intercultural experiences are a recurring strand in this resource.

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L313Thema5Teil1und2_Literatur

Einfuehrung in die Literatur des deutschsprachigen Raums am Beispiel der Schweizer Autorin, Milena Moser.

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L313Thema5Teil1und2_Literatur_Borchert_Kuechenuhr

The first PowerPoint introduces key aspects of literary analysis,from L313, 5.1. Students apply them to Wolfgang Borchert's short story about the aftermath of war "Die Kuechenuhr." All the material for this unit, including vocabulary support and online activities for vocabulary building, are available online. Links are given at the end of the PowerPoint. The activities in the PowerPoint "Direkte und indirekte Rede" are also based on the story.

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L313Thema5Teil5_Ueber_Literatur_schreiben_Synonyme

A matching activity, to help students broaden vocabulary and develop an interesting writing style. This is useful for both TMA 5 and the final project. The interactive version can be used as a whole-group warm-up or assessment activity. A computer and data projector are required for face-to-face tutorials. This activity is not suitable for Elluminate. It was made with Hot Potatoes software, which can be downloaded free of charge from http://hotpot.uvic.ca/index.php The print version works well as a pairwork activity. Print the sheets(1 set for every two or three students),cut them into separate cards and distribute one set to each pair or group. Many students find working with cards much easier than matching items on a printed page.

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L313Thema6_Gentechnik

Materials for an Elluminate or face-to-face tutorial. Students discuss technologies using genetically modified organisms. their applications and associated problems, in a simulation activity, in which they prepare to take part in a televised debate.

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L313Thema6_Internet_Lehrerblaetter

Tutor notes for an Elluminate or face-to-face tutorial in which students discuss different aspects of information technologies and are encouraged to speculate about communication in the future.

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L313Thema6_weitere_Unterrichtsideen

This resource consists of a document with suggestions for tutorial discussions and activities. Intercultural experiences are a recurring strand in this resource.

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L313_Thema1.3.1_Wilhelmshaven: die Zukunft_fuer_Wilhelmshaven

Presentation and role play on the future of Wilhelmshaven.

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Let’s cellebrät

Let’s cellebrät -�die deutsche Sprache im 21. Jahrhundert

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Weitere Unterrichtsideen zum Thema Literatur und Film.

This resource consists of a document with suggestions for tutorials on literature and film in Postwar Germany.

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Wilhelmshaven pro und kontra

How to structure arguments for an against the Jade Weser Port in Wilhelmshaven

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