NEW in 2018: Buchgemeinschaft (Book Club!) und Sprechseminare (Speaking Seminars)  

Buchgemeinschaft is a two-part book club for A1-A2 level learners and those who want a fun way to engage with German. Lesen Sie mit uns!

Sprechseminare are single events of 90 minutes and focus on one specific topic. Learning levels are stated for each individual event.

Online Stammtisch is a very casual time to get together and speak a little German.This one's for everybody!

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Gefahr am Strand

Gefahr am Strand

In this two-part book club meeting we'll read and discuss "Gefahr am Strand." The whole story takes place in Sankt Peter-Ording, a popular vacation destination for Germans. It's an A1 level book with accompanying mp3s so you can read, listen, and follow along. After you've registered, then you need to purchase the book and start reading!

Here's the description from the back cover:

"Toni, 15, freut sich riesig auf die Sommerferien. Er möchte mit seinen Freunden am Strand von Sankt Peter-Ording surfen. Und dann das! Christina, seine Cousine aus München, kommt nach Norddeutschland. Eines Abends kommt es in der Nordsee zu einer gefährlichen Situation."

If you can read and understand this description, you will love the book!

Here's how Buchgemeinschaft works in 4 steps:

1. First register for Buchgemeinschaft.

Click the "Register" button below.

2. Purchase your book.

Be sure to download the mp3s if you buy the physical book.

Buy a digital copy on Kindle here. (Affiliate link)

Buy a physical copy for only $9.10 at the International Book Import Service. Be sure to put "GermanWithNicole" in the comments to receive the discount.

Read the book, listen to the audio, and make yourself any flashcards you might need for better understanding.

3. Come to Book Club!

We have our first meeting (we meet for 1 hour) and each participant shares one technique that helped her/him understand the book better. I give a little bit of homework. Sometimes it's a crossword puzzle, sometimes it's searching for more information, sometimes it's grammar work...it's different every time!

Between the first and second meetings, you re-read the book using the techniques from the other participants and do the homework.

4. We have our second meeting.

This meeting is also for one hour where we meet, discuss, and share how our understanding of German has grown through reading this book.

Join a friendly and interested group of German learners for a good story and loads of Landeskunde.
Wir freuen uns auf Sie!
 

Event Properties

Event Date 09-11-2018
Event End Date 09-25-2018
Cut off date 09-11-2018 6:00 pm
Individual Price $25.00
Location Buchgemeinschaft (Book Club!) Online Classroom
25.00 $
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