Have you ever been to an English speaking country?
In other words, have you ever been in a situation in which you had to use English, for example, on holiday?
The English department of the Realschule Schloss Wittgenstein will give you an extraordinary view of the world of English. Go for it.
In year five you will learn a lot about Thomas Tallis School, families in Greenwich, London clubs and hobbies as well as birthday parties and shopping tours.
We have got interactive whiteboards in each classroom, so it will be great fun to join us. We can watch film sequences, videos, DVDs or use the worldwide web of the Internet.
In year six we will take a fantastic look at London. You will learn how to save your pocket money and to eat the right food.
In year seven we will deal with sports, people who live in London and we will read the thrilling story ``The Hound of the Baskervilles`` by Sherlock Holmes. Come around and have a look at Great Britain or learn something about the story of pop music.
In year eight you will get a zoom-in around the USA. You will visit New York and the South West of the US, Las Vegas and Los Angeles including the movie stars and the dream factories in Hollywood.
In year nine we will visit Australia. You will meet kangaroos, koalas, dingoes and other wild animals. We will see the outback and the Great Barrier Reef. You will learn how to apply for a job, effectively.
In year ten we will talk about the global language which is spoken all over the world: English-of course! Additionally, you will be prepared for the central graduation test in English (ZAP 10).
By the way: Of course you will learn how to make the correct use of grammar, special skills and phrases. Doesn’t that sound good?
Here are some free Internet links that can be quite useful for you:
2. IQB - Schreibaufgaben
3. English grammar 4 U online
4. BBC News one minute world news
5. KiCo4 – Kids corner for English