GER 105 -- Fall 2003
(Tentative - Subject to change)

Week

Sunday through Wednesday

 Exam - Thursday afternoon deadline

Thursday through Saturday

Sept. 3 - Sept 13

Submit e-mail address to the instructor and become familiar with the introduction to online language study, the syllabus, and the variety of materials available online.  Practice sending sample assignments electronically.

Sept. 14 - Sept. 20

Start the first lesson, Einführung A.  Study the subject pronouns and submit homework for the verb kommen. . Study the verbs heißen, sein, and haben.  Submit the exercises for each as well as the verb review exercise.

Sept. 21 - Sept. 27

Study the numbers (Zahlen), colors (Farben), and descriptive terms (Beschreibungen). . Study the expressions of greeting (Begrüßen), articles of clothing (Kleidung), and parts of the body (Körper). Study the command forms in German (Aufforderungen).

Sept. 28 - Oct. 4

.Einführung A 

Start the second lesson, Einführung B.  Review the verbs kommen, heißen, sein, and haben.  Do the section on possessive adjectives.

Oct. 5 - Oct. 11

Einführung B - Do the sections on the definite articles and the plural forms of nouns.  

Einführung A 

Einführung B - Continue work on the plural forms. Das Klassenzimmer. Die Kleidung. Der Körper.

Oct. 12 - Oct. 18

Einführung B - Learn the vocabulary for the family (die Familie), the weather (das Wetter), the months (die Monate), the seasons (die Jahrezeiten), and the days of the week (die Tage der Woche).

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Einführung B - Do the section on clothing and colors, and review for the exam.

Oct. 19 - Oct. 25

Review and catch up.

Einführung B 

(The exam will be ready if you are ready.)

Review and catch up. 
Oct. 26 - Nov. 1  Kapitel 1 - Present tense of verbs: Übung 1, Übung 2, Übung 3, .Gern/nicht gern. Übung 4, Übung 5, 

Einführung B

Kapitel 1 - Freizeit, Telling time.  Situation 6, Übung 6. Separable prefix verbs. Übung 9.
Nov. 2 - Nov. 8 Kapitel 1 - Separable prefix verbs. Übung 10, Herr Wagner

Sofies Leben. Kapitel 1 - Interviews. Übung 11, Übung 12.
Nov. 9 - Nov. 15

Kapitel 2 - Vowel-change verbs. Übungen 8, 9, 10.

Kapitel 1.

Kapitel 2 - Vowel-change verbs. Grammatik 2.6 (Vergnügen), Sit. 10, Sit. 16

Nov. 16 - Nov. 22 Kapitel 2 - Du imperatives. Übungen 11, 12, 13. 

Kapitel 1

Kapitel 2 - Accusative Case. Besitz 1, 2, 3.  Possessive adjectives. Übungen 5, 7.
Nov. 23 - Nov. 29 Catch up, review, or work ahead.

Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving. 
Nov. 30 - Dec. 6 Kapitel 3

Kapitel 2 .

Kapitel 3
Dec. 7 - Dec. 13 Kapitel 3

Kapitel 3 

(You will complete an online assignment as a test.)

It's over already.
Dec. 14 - Dec. 20

Finals week.  It's too late to do anything.