Willkommen! This course is a fun introduction to German language and culture. Students will learn basic conversational phrases and explore German traditions and practices. Young German will include 15 hours of instruction per semester, with weekly written assignments, using our youth textbook and CD. Classes will include songs, games, stories, and videos. Topics will include food, hobbies, family and pets, and basic travel phrases.
Fall 2020 Registration for this Course Opens on February 27.
Minimum Enrollment: 6
Early Registration Discount (before June 1): 10% off!
Jennifer Pack, B.A.
Jennifer Pack started learning German as a high school student in southern California, and had the opportunity to spend two summers living with a German family, where she fell in love with the people and the history of Germany. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington University in St. Louis, with a dual major in German and Secondary Education. She spent a year at the University of Tuebingen in southern Germany, studying German language, history, and theology. After graduation, Jen began teaching German to middle and high school students in public schools.
Jen and her husband, Chuck, live near Nashville, with their five children, ages 4-18. Jen loves to cook exotic foods, spend time with her kids, and raise chickens and Great Danes.
Michael Kopf, M.A.
Herr Kopf is a native German speaker. He was born and raised in rural Austria where he recently settled with his wife, a US-citizen. He is eager to share his enthusiasm for language learning and classical education through online teaching.
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