Literature Virtual German storytelling hour for children

Vorlesestunde für Kinder © Illustration: Shutterstock, Klara Klawitter

Sat, 10/30/2021

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Online Online

Read by Maria Grote

We're happy to announce another special edition of our storytelling hour. Through the Zoom platform, you are invited to join us on October 30 starting 3:30 pm for a virtual storytelling event. 

The link will be sent by email to everyone who has registered.

We will also propose, per email, 2 drawings to print and color in from home, and invite you to email us pictures of your colored drawings. We will create a Facebook album with the drawings we receive.

This event is meant for families who would like to introduce German to their children.

Let us tell you a story!


maria grote

Maria Katharina Grote was born and raised in Germany (Lower Saxony). Maria Grote © Goethe-Institut Montreal She began her studies in cultural pedagogy at the University of Hildesheim in 1990 (Major in Theater, Minor in Music). During her studies she spend a year in Canada/Québec and studied at the Université du Québec à Montréal (Animation and cultural research). She immigrated to Canada in 1999 and completed in the same year an extracurricular class at the Université de Montréal, in order to teach German as a foreign language. She first taught children from 3-5 years old in a German language school. She's been working at the Goethe-Institut Montreal since 2005. She currently teaches at the Goethe-Institut, the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal and the Collège Montmorency.