Die Mode

A popular topic amongst students is Fashion. The links below should help with basic vocabulary as well as informing about German fashion, both traditional and modern.

Basics
Activities

First Day at School Certificate

https://www.scoilnet.ieuploads/resources/12226/11863.pdf Added: 02 Jul 2014 Contributor: Margaret Costello Resource type: Other

Certificate to give to junior Infants on completion of their first day at school!

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Supplementary Resources

Strand: Useful Websites

Asset type: Document
Language: English
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Zauber Dirndl

http://www.zauberdirndl.de Added: 04 Jul 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

Commercial websitte of a designer with information and images of the traditional German dress for women - the dirndl. Includes suggestions for accessories that can be worn with the dress. Site is available in German and English.

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How it maps to the curriculum

SC
German

Strand: Reading/Lesen

Strand unit: Fashion/Mode

Suggestions for use: When talking about German traditional fashion this site could beuseful to demonstrate the dress. Probably more suited to a female class.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English , German
Rights: All rights reserved
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Bavaria Lederhosen

http://www.bavaria-lederhosen.com/Bavarian-attire/ Added: 04 Jul 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Guide/notes

Commercial site that sells traditional costumes from Germany - lederhosen for the men and dirndl for the women. Includes images and prices. Also sells accessories, shirts and hats. Useful in class for vocabulary development.

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How it maps to the curriculum

SC
German

Strand: Reading/Lesen

Strand unit: Fashion/Mode

Suggestions for use: It is a commercial site that tries to sell products so some care needed.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: English , German
Rights: All rights reserved
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Modenschau

http://www.dw.de/modenschau/a-901512 Added: 04 Jul 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Audio / Video / Other

Article from Deutsch welle about a fashion show in Germany. It asks questions about the state of fashion in Germany and the big names in design that are based there. The article is also available to listen to as a podcast.

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How it maps to the curriculum

SC
German

Strand: Reading/Lesen

Strand unit: Fashion/Mode

Suggestions for use: For advanced students only. Some vocabulary is difficult. But the topic may interest students.

Asset type: Online Resource
Language: German
Rights: All rights reserved
Rights Url: http://www.dw.de/
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Kleidung - Handout

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/lan...nline/german/sect31/pdfs/print1.pdf Added: 04 Jul 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Simple worksheet with images of clothes - students can write the German name for each on the handout.

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JC
German

Strand: Topics

Strand unit: Fashion/Mode

Suggestions for use: Very basic activity. Good for reinforcement. Print out and give to class. Easy!

Key Skills: Literacy

Asset type: Document
Language: English
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Zieh mich an!

http://www.education.vic.gov.au/lan...nline/german/sect31/pdfs/print6.pdf Added: 04 Jul 2014 Contributor: Scoilnet Resource type: Assessment

Class activity designed to involve two students in which each tells the other what clothes to wear. Might work best in a mixed class!

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How it maps to the curriculum

JC
German

Strand: Topics

Strand unit: Fashion/Mode

Suggestions for use: Print out and give to students.

Asset type: Document
Language: English
Rights: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons
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