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Textbook Series

The interactive college textbook series for beginning, intermediate and advanced instruction in German: Please have a look or try out the material with a gentle progression for all levels of instruction.
 

Netzwerk

Interactive, inexpensive and easy to grade – the materials for the new interactive college textbook series Netzwerk are available as hard copies or interactive online texts for all devices and blended models. Free learning management system for the instructor.
> Netzwerk

 
     

Berliner Platz NEU

Students meet the new Germany via the protagonists on the DVD with Migrationshintergrund. Basic structures and vocabulary come alive with authentic cultural content. It offers a stimulating approach to the study of German which adheres to both the ACTFL Profiency Guidelines and the Common European Framework of Reference.
> Berliner Platz NEU

 
     

Linie 1

Linie 1 focuses on active participation in everyday interaction both in the public and private spheres. Straight-forward instructions are combined with exercises practicing the new structures and utilizing the new material in innovative and communicative activities.
> Linie 1

 
     

DaF leicht

Unique in its clarity of explanations and simplicity in its approach to teaching German, DaF leicht gives students a feeling of accomplishment which aids retention rates. The modern and magazine-like layout gives the material a unique appearance.
> DaF leicht

 
     

Passwort Deutsch

The series provides a wealth of exercises and different approaches suitable for a variety of learners. 
> Passwort Deutsch

 
     

Aspekte neu

The new edition of the successful intermediate/advanced textbook series introduces various topics which are aimed at building and expanding the students’ vocabulary base and solidifying their grasp of the grammatical structures.
> Aspekte neu

 

 

D-A-CH Culture

Culture is the motor of foreign language instruction – and yet, very hard to teach, especially at the beginning level. These authentic materials give a first impression of the many regional differences in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
 

Treffpunkt D-A-CH

Cultural readings about the three German-speaking D-A-CH countries should be introduced as early as possible. These supplementary readers highlight the geographic and cultural differences from First Year German through AP.
> Treffpunkt D-A-CH
 
     

Entdeckungsreise D-A-CH

This up-to-date 144-page cultural reader focuses equally on all three German-speaking countries, exploring various themes such as: Geografie; Feste und Feiern; Kultur und Wissenschaft; Natur und Umwelt.
> Entdeckungsreise D-A-CH

 
     
 

Orientierungskurs Deutschland

Relevant, up-to-date and stimulating material on German culture (with “C” and “c”) at the low intermediate level for supplemental use or as a separate course on culture.
> Orientierungskurs Deutschland
 
     

60 Stunden Orientierungskurs Deutschland

This cultural reader focuses on Germany’s culture, history and politics utilizing various text types. Includes an audio-CD and workbook.
> 60 Stunden Orientierungskurs Deutschland
 
     

Bilderbogen D-A-CH

The Bilderbogen D-A-CH DVD-ROM features 12 short, authentic city and lanscape portraits, interviews, and historical facts—each approximately 3-5 minutes in length—which paint a lively picture of Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
> Bilderbogen D-A-CH
 
     

Land & Leute D-A-CH

The second in our series of authentic Landeskunde DVDs, also featuring 12 short 3-5 minute clips introducing students to various aspects of the German-speaking world. One-page color worksheets and transcripts accompany each clip and can be printed from the DVD-ROM.
> Land & Leute D-A-CH
 
     
 

Der Fall der Mauer

Have students explore those momentous times in Videoreportagen. Contains worksheets with comprehension exercises.
> Der Fall der Mauer
 

 

Textbooks and Materials for the Workplace

Increasingly, students demand to know how a given course content will prepare them for a job. Language skills are important assets and structures and text types as well as the appropriate register need to be practiced at all levels.
 

Bewerbungstraining
 

This course prepares students for applying within the German job market and can be used in class or as a self-study material. Bewerbungstraining transmits information about and practical tips on the application process and contains many tasks that promote the use of relevant language. Portfolio pages provide a step-by-step basis for completing an application.
> Bewerbungstraining
 
     

Unternehmen Deutsch

Unternehmen Deutsch is the best way to prepare for working life in Germany. It is a results-focused, active learning course ideal for companies and universities. Examples from professional environments enable students to be prepared for any situation they might encounter, and also to develop general business language skills and intercultural awareness.
> Unternehmen Deutsch

 
     

Berufspraxis Deutsch B1
 

This trainer is clearly structured and focuses on reading, listening, speaking, and writing skills. It deals with the most important business tasks such as inquiries, offers, orders, reservations, deliveries, delays and complaints, and can also be used as a reference book in professional practice. The book contains an alphabetic and a thematic glossary, as well as transcripts of all the audio files.
> Berufspraxis Deutsch B1
 
     

Deutsch für das Berufsleben

A communicative skills trainer for Business German.
> Deutsch für das Berufleben

     


 

Orientierung im Beruf
A communicative skills trainer for Business German.
> Orientierung im Beruf

 

     

Perspektive Deutsch

This single-volume course for general vocational German classes encompasses roughly 300 teaching hours. The modular structure can easily be used in heterogeneous groups. Units on self-evaluation and regular tests allow the learner to monitor their individual progress. The grammar taught is based on examples of daily job routines and promotes the understanding of specialized texts.
> Perspektive Deutsch

 
     

Wirtschaftskommunikation Deutsch
 

This textbook prepares the student efficiently for the "Prüfung Wirtschaftsdeutsch International".
> Wirtschaftskommunikation Deutsch
 
     

Treffpunkt Beruf
 

In this book, everyday workplace communication is brought into sharp focus. Vocabulary, structure and phrases in a workplace context are taught and trained.
> Treffpunkt Beruf
 
     

Kommunizieren im Beruf
 

In this book, everyday workplace communication is brought into sharp focus. Vocabulary, structure and phrases in a workplace context are taught and trained.
> Kommunizieren im Beruf
 
     
 

Schreiben in Alltag und Beruf

This intensive trainer offers a variety of writing exercises for numerous forms of written communication such as e-mails, letters and faxes and gives examples of useful communicative writing strategies in the workplace.
> Schreiben in Alltag and Beruf

 

 

Grammar

Please have a look at the many approaches to grammar: Contextualized grammar embedded in communicative exercises, review grammar, interactive whiteboard applications for all levels of grammar review and much more.
 

Einfach Grammatik

A substantial 272-page grammar exercise book for students who wish to refresh or consolidate their basic knowledge.
> Einfach Grammatik

 
     

Perfekt in Deutsch

Provides motivating exercises with age-appropriate topics and simple vocabulary, easy-to-understand monolingual explanations, and a steady progression in 24 chapters. Grammar rules are presented using short dialogs and pictures, explained systematically and in an easy-to-understand fashion, and the practiced in various ways. Appealing characters and their stories create a fun link between the theory and practice sections. Comprehensible, clearly structured charts and learning tips complete this innovative grammar exercise course for young people.
> Perfekt in Deutsch

 
     

Klipp & Klar A1-B1

99 double-pages featuring 99 grammar chapters: explanations are provided on the left-hand page, while exercises (for work alone or in pairs) can be found on the right-hand page. The progression is similar to that found in most textbooks. Concise and simply formulated rules, along with many pictures and links to daily life.
> Klipp & Klar A1-B1

 
     

Klipp & Klar C1-C2

This grammar practice book for the emerging advanced level has the same concise, clear format as Klipp und Klar for the elementary level. Grammatical structures are presented and practiced in context. The book contains many helpful tips on stylistic issues and typical language use, and comes with an audio-CD to develop awareness of spoken language use.
> Klipp & Klar C1-C2

 
     

Die schöne ist angekommen

This book presents all the grammar topics which are important for passing the exam Zertifikat Deutsch (B1) in the context of a thrilling crime story. Along with the story come easy-to-understand grammar explanations, as well as various exercises and questions for self-evaluation. The book can be used in lessons as well as for self-study.
> Die schöne ist angekommen

 
     

Grammatik interaktiv

30 interactive whiteboard applications for communicative exercises levels 1 through 3.
> Grammatik interaktiv

 
     

Grammatik im Gespräch

The worksheets enable the teacher to intensively practice grammatical structures through communicative exercises. The material is organized according to topic and level.
> Grammatik im Gespräch

 
     

Grammatik & Konversation 1

The worksheets for levels 1-3 cover various topics (e.g. What would you take with you on a deserted island? Horoscopes; the ideal teacher, etc.) which connect discussion points with grammar. The grammatical structures are embedded in context and become meaningful to the student.
> Grammatik & Konversation 1

 
     

Grammatik & Konversation 2

This book for advanced students is similar in design to Grammatik & Konversation 1 and is aimed at intermediate levels B1-B2. The photocopy-ready worksheets contain a varied range of exercises to suit different aptitutde levels and a broad range of subjects.
> Grammatik & Konversation 2

 

 

Readers

The crucial skill of sustained reading needs to be taught from the earliest levels. Instructional scaffolding allows students to experience a complete “novel” in group activities or on their own.
 

 

Leo & Co.

People of different backgrounds meet at Leo’s diner where the various stories unfold. The reading comes with additional comprehension exercises and cultural background information.
> Leo & Co.
 
     
 

Felix & Theo

Private eye Helmut Müller and his secretary Bea Braun encounter various mysteries and crimes in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Each time, they are called upon to solve the puzzle as the reader follows their adventure. The books lend themselves to different students reading various books and reporting to one another.
> Felix & Theo
 
     

Tatort DaF

These mystery books with audio-CDs feature gripping crime stories set in real places in various German-speaking regions. Cultural information, geography and explanations of regional features are part of the story.
> Tatort DaF
 
     

Stadt, Land, Fluss

This series focuses on typical German regions and landscapes; colorful illustrations and photos put new vocabulary in context and bring places to life. Exercises at the end of each story enhance text comprehension and creativity.
> Stadt, Land, Fluss
 

 

Communicative Activities

Guided paired activities which give students the needed guidance and the freedom to express their own meaning in a variety of formats.
 

Wechselspiel NEU

A new edition of one of our most popular ancillary texts, Wechselspiel NEU features partner activities on various thematic and grammar topics. Students work in pairs, one using sheet A, the other sheet B, to exchange information.
> Wechselspiel NEU

 
     

Wechselspiel Junior

Wechselspiel Junior continues what Wechselspiel and Spielend Deutsch lernen have begun: Sheets for pair work, which provide opportunities to speak by leaving gaps in information. They provide an excellent opportunity for fun repetition and consolidation.
> Wechselspiel Junior

 
     

44 kommunikative Spiele

44 communicative games from the intermediate low to advanced levels.
> 44 kommunikative Spiele

 
     

Grammatik interaktiv

30 interactive whiteboard applications for communicative exercises levels 1 through 3.
> Grammatik interaktiv

 
     

Grammatik im Gespräch

The worksheets enable the teacher to intensively practice grammatical structures through communicative exercises. The material is organized according to topic and level.
> Grammatik im Gespräch

 
     

Grammatik & Konversation 1

The worksheets for levels 1-3 cover various topics (e.g. What would you take with you on a deserted island? Horoscopes; the ideal teacher, etc.) which connect discussion points with grammar. The grammatical structures are embedded in context and become meaningful to the student.
> Grammatik & Konversation 1

 
     

Grammatik & Konversation 2

This book for advanced students is similar in design to Grammatik & Konversation 1 and is aimed at intermediate levels B1-B2. The photocopy-ready worksheets contain a varied range of exercises to suit different aptitutde levels and a broad range of subjects.
> Grammatik & Konversation 2

 

 

Vocabulary and Writing

Organized vocabulary training from German I to AP. Übung macht den Meister!

 

Schreiben Intensivtrainer

This workbook is intended to solidify writing skills at the introductory level and can be used both in the classroom and at home.
> Schreiben Intensivtrainer
 
     

Einfach schreiben!

Just write! – It sounds easy, but it can be really hard in a foreign language. Einfach Schreiben! provides writing practice for the kinds of texts required at levels A2/B1, and gradually develops writing skills. The answers are available online as a free download.
> Einfach schreiben!

 
     

Wortschatz Intensivtrainer NEU

The Wortschatz Intensivtrainer enables the learner to thoroughly practice and strengthen the vocabulary of levels A1 and A2. With numerous varied and illustrated exercises, the book creates a sound foundation for elementary communication.
> Wortschatz Intensivtrainer NEU
 
     

Idiomatische Redewendungen

600 everyday idiomatic phrases, with examples of use and explanations.
> Idiomatische Redewendungen
 
 
     

Das A und O der Redewendungen

The book contains approximately 500 typical expressions used in everyday German, organized by topic into nine chapters. It has a double-page structure: the left-hand page contains and explains the expressions, as well as providing examples and illustrations. The right-hand page contains appropriate exercises based on interesting, everyday situations.
> Das A und O der Redewendungen