Los Gehts is a combined textbook and workbook designed specifically for Transition Year German.
It Contains 12 thematic chapters adapted to common elements of TY as well as the calender.
Task based activities and projects are used throughout to engage learners , with a special emphasis on Landeskunde, providing an opportunity for students to broaden their knowledge of life and culture in German speaking countries.
A wide variety of reading, writing and listening activities are included reflecting ways in which teenagers communicate with the world around them - from traditional methods such as letter writing to more modern social media channels.
Each chapter featuires an oral section , wherein a mixture of " Allgemeine Fragen ", " Bildergeschichten " and " Rollenspiele" can be used as part of TY assessment and as classroom activities.
It provides many opportunities for in - depth revision and expansion of vocabulary as well as grammar learned throughout the Junior Cycle , with student centred learning at the core of each chapter.
Cross Curricular Links are clearly highlighted throughout the book.
A gentle transition from the use of English to German in Comprehension questions and activity instructions help to bridge the gap from Junior to Senior Cycle German