German I News
Week of January 20
Grades Updated and Late Policy
- Grades have been update as of 1/18 for students enrolled in the 18 week schedule. Please take the time to check them and let me know if you have any questions.
- GaVS Late Policy Reminder - Zeros will be entered for assignments not turned in by the deadline. A 10%/day late penalty will be added per day late and no late assignments will be accepted after January 23 at midnight.
- Students are required to log in and check GAVS email daily!
- The shortcuts for the German Umlauts are under "Orientation and Course Overview".
- For the quizzes you can also do the following: use ae for ä, ue for ü, oe for ö and ss for ß
- To record sound just go to http://vocaroo.com/; Copy and paste the link into a word doc and upload it to the dropbox.
- Work a little everyday and always let me know if you need help.
- Read directions carefully and only work ahead of schedule if you have a good grade! Do not skip pages or practice activities in the content!
Live Sessions Next Week
Just select "log in as guest" and enter your first and last name as the password. Students who attend and participate will receive 10% extra credit on one of the speaking assignments. In order to participate students must have a computer with a built in mic or a microphone.
If you cannot attend the live sessions, you can listen to the recording and complete the extra credit assignment for the 10% extra credit. Extra credit assignments must be completed within one week of the date of the original live session.
Please let me know if you have questions!