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German Resources 

The goal of our organization is to preserve German culture and traditions and language.

Info on German Classes

 

When speaking a new language, what matters most is your attitude — not your accuracy 

German Course for Complete Beginners Part 1 
Mondays  6:30 -8:00            Starts Monday Aug 21st 

Ute Balsley is offering another fun-filled 6-week beginner course for complete newcomers to the German language. This interactive course is geared towards complete beginners and includes all components of language learning: * Speaking * Listening * Reading * Writing * Grammar * and maybe most importantly, games and fun 

Continuing courses available upon request Mondays 6:30 - 8:00 pm 

Session dates: 8/21, 8/28, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/9 Cost per 6-week class: $150 - $210 (sliding scale for the student to determine what feels most comfortable, no questions asked) 

Come join us for a laid-back learning experience! Tempted to give it a go?

Please email the instructor Ute at 831germanbythesea@gmail.com for more information or to sign up.

For more information, a brief informal assessment or to sign up, send a message to course instructor Ute, a native speaker and linguist831germanbythesea@gmail.com

 

German course: Geführte Konversation für Fortgeschrittene

 November 16 -December 21

German conversation course for advanced learners.

 

When: Wednesdays 6:30 - 8:00 pm / 10/12 - 11/16 (6 weeks)

Where: Ventilated indoor classroom (masks optional)

Cost: Sliding scale of $150 - $175

This six-week interactive course is geared towards adult learners with advanced knowledge of the German language and focuses on guided conversation including instructor feedback on vocabulary, idiomatic expressions, and individualized grammar instruction. As always, games and fun as well as optional weekly home activities will be integral parts of our time together.

Continuing courses may become available upon request.


 

Duolingo

Free online German lessons for all levels. Popular mobile app.

https://www.duolingo.com/

Guide to help beginners learn to speak German

https://www.studying-in-germany.org/learn-german/

Learn German by Podcast

For students and teachers of German as a foreign language. A new and comprehensive approach to one of Europe’s major languages. From the producers of Learn French by Podcast.

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/01-are-you-german/id439843599?i=1000094286259

 

Coffee Break German

Learn a language on your coffee break

Free podcasts 

https://coffeebreaklanguages.com/coffeebreakgerman/

YouTube Videos

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLwX3o6xqc_JikhQqxerW6gSr-Sc-af9UI

Jojo Sucht Das Glück

Soap Opera with lessons for intermediate learners. 

Deutsche Welle https://learngerman.dw.com/de/jojo-sucht-das-gl%C3%BCck-/c-53437698

Here is a list of some popular YouTube channels for learning and improving German language skills.  They each have their own approach and materials, but all in all cover the material in an easy-to-follow, progressive, comprehensive, and appealing way.

Most of these have extensive additional resources such as transcripts, worksheets, forums, etc. on their websites

Slow German - lerne Deutsch mit Annik! - YouTube

Andrea Thionville - YouTube

 

Hallo Deutschschule - YouTube

 

Learn German - YouTube

 

Learn German with Herr Antrim - YouTube

 

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