German Up-Skilling at your School
German for Children

For primary school teachers and secondary school teachers working in their primary feeder schools.

People in front of a white board © Photo: Goethe-Institut/Sonja Tobias A course consisting of 10 sessions is offered as after-school inset (Twilight Sessions, 90 min each).
The aims of the sessions are to equip non-specialist language teaching staff with:

  • an understanding of and familiarity with the Goethe-Institut’s Felix & Franzi Key Stage 2 course
  • an understanding of basic vocabulary, structure and grammar of the German language
  • models of and ideas for good language teaching practice
  • the confidence to deliver German to Key Stage 2 pupils in school

The course enables teachers to deliver German language lessons in an age-appropriate, knowledgeable, informed, varied, confident and enthusiastic way.
The sessions are offered free of charge. A minimum group size of 6 teachers is required. Teachers can be from one school or from different schools. Please note that participation in all sessions is expected.
Here you can find information about the Felix & Franzi course.

If interested please contact Dominique Böert.