Deutsch 101: Stunde 5

Deutsch 101: Stunde 5

Reminder: The main Kapitel 1 MindTap due date is Stunde 6, but you can request an extension by emailing your instructor!

Outline plan:

  • Informal review of Aktivität 35 (Marsmensch)
  • Pronunciation practice: Overhead: Probe 4 (Here is Audio of Probe 4)
    • Note info on overhead about “ä,” “ö” and “ü.”
    • Go from German “e” [like Canadian “Eh”] to “ö” by rounding your lips
    • Go from German “i” [like English “ee” in “see”] to “ü” by rounding your lips and slightly lowering your tongue
    • What did Freud place between fear and sex? ==> Fünf :)
  • Numbers: Seite 22:
    • Repeat 1-22, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 101, 1000
    • Practice reading number pairs like 45 & 54, 32 & 23, 75 & 57
    • Try saying some phone numbers German-style [e.g 04512/8 39 95 78 = null-vier-fünf-eins-zwei, acht-neununddreißig-fünfundneunzig-achtundsiebzig]
    • Counting game: skip every number containing, or divisible by, 7
    • Price guessing game [e.g. “ein Euro dreißig” (=€1,30); “zwölf Euro neunundneunzig” (=€12,99)]
  • Aussehen-Vokabeln [aussehen = to look like]: Seite 23
    • Describe yourself
      • ALLE Deutschstudent*innen sind hübsch :)
      • In general, hübsch is used more for women; attraktiv is used for men and women; gut aussehend [“good-looking”] is used more for men.
    • Try describing these people
  • Overhead: Cocktailparty
    • For this activity, we will give you a random identity. See the end of this outline for a few sample identities!
  • Aktivität 28
    • First, repeat the sample questions at the bottom of p. 25
      • Note that “Wie heißen Sie” literally means something like “How are you called?”]
    • Additional question: “Wo kann ich auf State Street oder South U gut essen?” [==> e.g. Bei [=at] Chipotle

Sample identities für die Cocktailparty:

Dirk Nowitzki
Würzburg, Deutschland
19. Juni 1978
Oprah Winfrey
Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA
29. Januar 1954
Heidi Klum
Bergisch Gladbach, Deutschland
1. Juni 1973
Elvis Presley
Tupelo, Mississippi, USA
8. Januar 1935