Monthly Archives: November 2015

Exhibition: “Inventions from Germany”

From 20th of January to 3rd of February, the scientific exhibition “Inventions from Germany” will take place at the Foresight Centre in Liverpool, covering ground-breaking German inventions in the areas of energy, entertainment, environment, mobility, communication, optics and medicine. The exhibition is designed for…

Freiburg Exchange – 2014

A report by Jo Grogan-Ainsworth (Cardinal Newman College, Preston) Last year’s exchange to Freiburg was a wonderful opportunity to enhance our German skills, and also experience first-hand the culture we had been learning about in class. It was a very new…

Berlin Trip – January 2015

A report by Kaite Mercer (All Hallows School, Penwortham) We travelled to Berlin for 3 nights in January. Our class trip was enriching as we discovered the culture and history of the city through interesting tours and talks which were led…

Competition: DACHL-Fundstücke

The ‘DACHL-Fundstücke’ competition offers German teachers from around the globe the chance to win a place on a week-long training course in Berlin. The competition is based around objects from the German-speaking world that you use in your lessons. The objects can be anything, from signs…

Lancaster Stammtisch

German-speakers in the Lancaster area have the opportunity to meet new people and practise their German at a fortnightly ‘Stammtisch’ (German-speaking meet-up). It takes place in the Bowland College Bar at Lancaster University every other Thursday at 6pm. The next…