ERIC Number: ED253049
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Ronald McDonald Sagt: Die Deklination des Adjektivs Ist Wichtig! Ubungen fur Studenten. (Ronald McDonald Says: The Declension of Adjectives Is Important! Exercises for Students).
Headrick, Robert J., Jr.
A booklet intended for classroom use in beginning and intermediate German instruction provides students with a series of authentic McDonald's fast food restaurant placemats with which to review and reinforce adjective endings. Specific objectives are for students to: read and discuss each of the German McDonald's trayliners, complete a series of exercises based on the trayliners, discuss similarities between McDonald's restaurants in West Germany and the United States, convert German marks to American dollars, order a meal in German using vocabulary and phrases from the unit, and converse in German with other students about McDonald's food items. The materials provided include photographs of trayliners in German, exercises, vocabulary and phrase lists, and a short quiz. (MSE)
Descriptors: Adjectives, Comparative Analysis, Daily Living Skills, Elementary Secondary Education, Food Service, German, Grammar, Instructional Materials, Monetary Systems, Realia, Second Language Instruction, Speech Skills, Tests
ACTFL Materials Center, P.O. Box 408, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY 10706 (1-9 copies, $3.00; 10 or more, $2.50).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY.