Germany

By:KayLynn

Tradition that the Germans brought

Some of the German traditions are dress in German clothes, eat German food and dance to German music. On 1 day of may Germans celebrate the end of a cold season. The mid summer's eve is the second important festival.



German facts

Some German facts are, in 1916 Germany invented Daylight savings time.when a baby girl was born they would plant trees and cut them down and sell them when they use the money for dowry. In the 1800's men were forced to be in the army so that why they came to the us. Germany's capital is Berlin.

Why Germans came to the us

The Germans came to the us because in the 1800's men were forced to be in the army. They also came because they were getting tired of getting bossed around by there ruler.

Things you need for German potato pancakes

Things you need for German potato pancakes
~6 large potatoes- mashed
~2 eggs - well beaten
~1 1/2 tablespoons of flour
~1 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
~1 1/2 teaspoon salt
~1 small grated onion
~applesauce - optional

German potato pancakes recipe

1 .Mix all the ingredients above
2. Drop by spoonfuls into 1/4 inch cooking oil.
3. Turn both sides brown
4. This makes about 12 (3 inches) cakes
5. good served with applesauce

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