German Workshop on Landeskunde und Literatur im FremdsprachenunterrichtMay 02, 2016
Around 70 German teachers from different schools of North India and Lahore, Pakistan attended a workshop titled “Landeskunde und Literatur im Fremdsprachenunterricht” at Guru Nanak Dev University, in the holy city of Amritsar from 15th April- 17th April 2016.
DPSSL was represented by Ms Rajni Dixit(Faculty,German)
Ms. Puneet Kaur, the resource person laid emphasis on the importance of Landeskunde which literally means Knowledge of a country – its tradition, culture, religion, people etc. in the classrooms through media, texts, music, economy and of course using the language itself.The German Teachers of Lahore gave a small presentation about their institute and on how they teach German in the classrooms.
An interesting group activity was conducted by the teachers where they were supposed to make a small story based on the things given to them.