Concepts and Materials
German for Children

KS2; P4-P7
German with Felix und Franzi

Twelve lesson plans for primary teachers of German, covering a whole school year, available free of charge. Download now from our website.

KS2; P4-P7
The Language Magician

This new game will be fun for the children, build on their language and IT-skills and provide information on their progression.

KS2; P4-P7
The Smart Choice: German at Primary Schools in the UK

A new 10-minute film shows how easy it is to include German in the timetable.

KS2; P4-P7
Play Rug "Map of Germany"

Our individual play rug showing a map of Germany for your classroom.

KS2, KS3; P4-S3
Double Club – Learn German with Serge!

New materials for Double Club! Interactive video activities with Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry are available now.

KS2, KS3, KS4; S1-S4, H/AH
Double Club – Football and German for your pupils

Double Club is a program of the Arsenal football club in cooperation with the Goethe-Institut London to combine language learning with Football.

KS2, KS3; P4-S3
Fairy Tales on DVD

The ARD recently produced new adaptions of the brothers Grimm’s classic fairy tales. The films were shot at romantic castles and in enchanted forests all over Germany.

KS2
Primary Special: Play „Schlechtes Wetter für Tiere“

Have a look at this short play designed for primary level and get your pupils involved!

KS3, KS4, AS/A2; S1-S4, H/AH
Poster exhibition Märchenwelten

A fairy tale themed touring poster exhibition is available for schools to borrow up to 3 weeks. Teaching resources are available online.

KS2; P4-P7
Learn German with Songs

The songbook of Martina Schwarz provides you with many ideas for the use of music in class.

K2, K3, K4, AS/A2
Kurz & Gut macht Schule II: animated Short Films

Gut macht Schule II is a selection of great animated short films from Germany, which can be easily integrated in German classes.

KS2; P4-P7
'FUNology' for Primary Classes

It’s time for fun and laughter: Here you can 'browse' through our game collection: Exercises for fun dialogues, activity games, ring games, vocabulary games etc.

From the Classroom for the Classroom

Book Recommendations for Teaching German as a Foreign Language at using Books, Films and CDs

KS2; P4-P7
Learn More German with Songs

The second volume of Martina Schwarz' songbook for German in primary schools is a great addition to your German lessons.

KS2; P4-P7
Nuremberg Recommendations

This publication is directed at all those who are working in the field of Early Language Learning.

KS2; P4-P7
Promoting Multilingualism: "Languages all around you!"

This booklet aims at increasing awareness of the multilingual world surrounding young learners.

KS2; P4-P7
German in the Nursery

These Teaching Modules have been developed and piloted by the Goethe-Institut Glasgow in order to introduce German to very young learners.

KS2; P4-P7
Customs and Traditions

Interactive presentations for the German lesson with comprehensive teacher’s notes. Basic language and introduction to highlights in the German festive calendar. Suitable for non-specialists in Primary schools.

KS2; P4-P7
Reading-Marathon: Lesekiste

This new and exciting project "Lesekiste" aims to motivate pupils from P6 to S3 to take part in a "Reading-Marathon" and to tackle books in German.

KS2; P4-P7
voyage kids

A website for primary pupils in Germany and the UK, packed with interactive activities.