Klett USA
NEW: Please note that items on our website may now be added to your "cart" and ordered online.

Thanksgiving / Erntedankfest

Bild Lampions  

Harvest festivals are celebrated in the German-speaking countries, too. Use the worksheets and excerpts below as you compare and contrast Thanksgiving and Erntedankfest and similar family celebrations with your students.







Portfolio Deutsch 2: Vor dem Fest & Der große Tag

Suited for the 2nd year: Getting ready for the party. The teenager Nadja and her little brother Jannik have very different perspectives on the upcoming family dinner. Use these worksheets and listening comprehension activities from Portfolio Deutsch Level 2 to talk about family members and the holiday event.

Click here for listening comprehension

Click here for the worksheets

Orientierungskurs: Religiöse Vielfalt

Suited for 4th year and AP: This page from our ancillary cultural reader Orientierungskurs Deutschland investigates religion across different cultures and includes an Internet research project.

To the Title

Click here for the excerpt

Treffpunkt D-A-CH Treffpunkt D-A-CH 1 Cultural Reader and Exercise Booklet (bilingual)

Treffpunkt D-A-CH: Ein Rezept aus der Schweiz

Suited for the 2nd year and up: This reading comprehension and vocabulary exercise from Treffpunkt D-A-CH uses a recipe that students can actually prepare for a party or family event.

To the Title

Click here for the excerpt