Ch 2: German Literature Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

Check out these convenient teacher resources to plan interesting and fun German literature lessons. The chapter includes lesson plan outlines and a variety of supplemental teaching materials that can enhance your German literature curriculum.

German Literature Lesson Plans - Chapter Summary

This mobile-friendly teacher resource chapter helps you plan informative and engaging lessons on a variety of German literature topics. You'll find lesson plan outlines about famous German works, such as The Metamorphosis and All Quiet on the Western Front.

The chapter also includes related lessons that examine the plots and themes of these literary works, as well as fun pre-reading activities you can engage your students with. You an also incorporate the lesson assessments in the classroom and access these resources whenever you need them.

How It Helps

  • Literature assessments: Contains assignable quizzes to help you evaluate your students' comprehension of German literature topics
  • Student engagement: Provides fun classroom activities to engage your students
  • Additional resources: Includes engaging lesson supplements that you can show your students in class

How It Works

This helpful resource offers teachers lesson plan resources with relevant tools to make planning German literature lessons easy.

  • Use lesson plan outlines for specific German literature topics you want to cover in class.
  • Formulate your German literature class outline using the suggested classroom tools offered in the lesson plans.
  • Share the related German literature lessons with students in class to make learning fun and engaging.
  • Use related lesson quizzes to ensure your students understand the most important German literature concepts from the lessons.
  • Engage your students with relevant German literature activities, discussion questions or other materials found in the lesson plan outline.

7 Lessons in Chapter 2: German Literature Lesson Plans
All Quiet on the Western Front Lesson Plan

1. All Quiet on the Western Front Lesson Plan

This lesson plan on 'All Quiet on the Western Front' will help your students understand the plot and major themes of the novel through an immersive simulation, group discussions, and a hands-on card-sorting activity.

All Quiet on the Western Front: Summary and Themes

2. All Quiet on the Western Front: Summary and Themes

Erich Maria Remarque's 'All Quiet on the Western Front' sold millions of copies worldwide. It portrays German soldiers' experiences during WWI, but many say it relates to all soldiers, describing the horrors of war, which transcend time and place.

Kafka's The Metamorphosis Lesson Plan

3. Kafka's The Metamorphosis Lesson Plan

Are you looking for an interactive way to teach Franz Kafka's 'Metamorphosis?' Use this lesson plan to guide your instruction as it uses a text lesson and peer editing to explore key points of this well-known novella.

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka: Book Summary

4. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka: Book Summary

This lesson presents a comprehensive plot summary of Franz Kafka's novella, ''The Metamorphosis.'' The narrative tells the story of a traveling salesman who wakes one morning to find he's transformed into a giant insect.

The Metamorphosis Pre-Reading Activities

5. The Metamorphosis Pre-Reading Activities

Reading Kafka's 'The Metamorphosis' can be a profound literary experience. This lesson helps you set up students for success with this complex work by offering pre-reading activities that prepare them for strong comprehension.

All Quiet on the Western Front Unit Plan

6. All Quiet on the Western Front Unit Plan

''All Quiet on the Western Front'' is the harrowing tale of a German soldier facing the gruesome realities of World War 1. This unit plan will help you guide high school students through historical context, literary elements, and novel themes.

Mother Courage and Her Children Discussion Questions

7. Mother Courage and Her Children Discussion Questions

After reading the play 'Mother Courage and Her Children' by Bertolt Brecht, use these discussion questions to help your students understand and think critically about the plot and context of the play.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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