Whose “Nein” Is It Anyway? 5 Hilarious Ideas for Teaching German Vocabulary

german vocabulary games

What’s the thinnest book in the world?

Ah, please don’t say “A Millennium of German Humor”!

As a German language teacher, you’re surely familiar with the comedy, jokes and sense of humor in German-speaking countries. But have you ever …

5 German Number Games to Make Your Lesson Count

german number games

Eins, zwei, drei

Learning the numbers in a foreign language is crucial. 

But you can’t just make your students count aloud over and over.

They will be bored, and so will you.

So what can you do?

These five …

5 German Verb Games Your Students Will Love

5 german verb games students will love

Teaching German grammar can be a chore. Verbs are no exception.

Luckily, we’ve got games that can turn repetition and drilling into competition and fun.

No matter how dull verb lessons might be, they’re absolutely essential.

Your students have to …

5 Simple German Songs That Your Students Will Love

you can't go wrong with these 5 simple german songs

We’ve written a lot about using music to learn German.

But what about introducing songs to beginners?

What if a song like Alles Neu or one of our recommended hip-hop songs is too fast or too complicated?…

The Essential Guide to German Grammar Games


German is notorious for its complex grammar, but that doesn’t mean it has to be a drag!

So take a step away from the textbook, and let’s explore some ways to liven up your classroom.

With just a pinch …