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Resourceful YouTube Channels for Teachers and Educators - EdTechReview™ (ETR)

Resourceful YouTube Channels for Teachers and Educators - EdTechReview™ (ETR) | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
How do you look for educational videos for your classroom? I guess most of us just Google with the keyword and do little research to find out the appropriate video. However, your work will become little easier if you know some of the amazing YouTube channels.

Here is a big categorized list of YouTube channels that provide quality educational videos regularly.

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Viljenka Savli (http://www2.arnes.si/~sopvsavl/)'s curator insight, December 8, 2014 4:00 PM

This great list is a great way to find good EDU resources on Youtube

Carlos Rodrigues Cadre's curator insight, December 9, 2014 7:01 AM

adicionar a sua visão ...

Tony Guzman's curator insight, December 9, 2014 3:12 PM

This article shares some excellent YouTube channels useful for the classroom. Any educators care to share their experience with using YouTube in the classroom?

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10 German traditions on New Year's Eve | Meet the Germans | DW | 05.12.2016

10 German traditions on New Year's Eve | Meet the Germans | DW | 05.12.2016 | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Germans call New Year's Eve "Silvester." Superstitions, customs and party trends: How do people typically celebrate on December 31 in Germany?
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Beelinguapp: Learn Languages with Audiobooks

Beelinguapp: Learn Languages with Audiobooks | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it

Beelinguapp for iPhone and Android shows the exact same text in two languages; side by side. At the same time, it is an audiobook, and with its unique karaoke reading you follow the audio in the text on both sides.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, December 28, 2017 2:07 AM

This looks really useful for learning multiple languages.

Jan Taylor's curator insight, January 3, 12:41 PM
A fun way to learn a new language.
 
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9 Famous German Singers Who’ll Make You Love the Language

9 Famous German Singers Who’ll Make You Love the Language | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Love Luftballons? We're going there and way beyond—here are some of the most famous German singers all learners, travelers and music lovers should know!
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My routine: the how and when of my learning

Personally, my favorite interviews, blogs, and articles are when language learners divulge exactly how they learn best. Print or online? Asimil or Rosetta Stone? Free or expensive? It fascinates me...

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Peter Rettig's curator insight, November 25, 2015 3:20 PM

Sidney has found HER way how to best learn a foreign language. You can find YOURS as well. Sometimes you'll get there via trial and error...

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The Definitive Guide to Saying Hello to (Almost) Everyone

The Definitive Guide to Saying Hello to (Almost) Everyone | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Handshakes, fist bumps, high fives and kisses. Our guide to greetings and small talk in different countries.

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Peter Rettig's curator insight, November 13, 2015 1:32 PM

A great post from Babbel's Ed Wood about greetings in various countries. If a first impression counts - then this is a must-read!

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Politeness checker

Politeness checker | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it

Foxtype helps you write in a more polite, friendly tone. We rate the politeness of your sentences. We also help re-write your sentences to sound more polite.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, November 2, 2015 12:42 AM

This is an interesting concept. Not really sure how trustworthy it is though.

adion's comment, November 7, 2015 10:06 AM
"Are you sure?" => "Would you know if you be would sure?" :-\
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China's Maritime Claims

ONE reason China’s spectacular rise sometimes alarms its neighbours is that it is not a status quo power. From its inland, western borders to its eastern and southern seaboard, it claims territory it does not control.

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Chris Costa's curator insight, November 25, 2015 3:06 PM

Chinese expansion into the South Sea has been a longtime coming, and China's actions in the region are both a reflection of its growing strength and a huge diplomatic headache for the US and every other nation in the region. China's construction of artificial islands allows it to claim autonomy over a larger body of water, challenging the maritime power of every other nation in South East Asia, many of whom have economies reliant on the waters China now claims as its own, some 500 miles away from the Chinese mainland. With the emergence of the Chinese economy as a global power, its ambitious leaders have made plans to transform China from a regional military force to a new superpower- one that the established order, the US included, is entirely unsure of. Which of these nations can truly challenge China's decision to make these waters it's personal pond? It would be economic and political suicide, as China is an enormous global trading power, and has the potential to crush any of these nations in a military engagement. Could Japan? Perhaps, but the Chinese have already pressed ahead with their plans, regardless of Japanese political pressure. Involvement of the US is perhaps the last thing anyone wants- particularly both the US and China- but it is perhaps the only way China will heed pressure from abroad and cease  Chinese expansion in the region. The US and China must be allies, for the sake of global prosperity, but actions like these cannot be tolerated, by either party.

Gene Gagne's curator insight, December 1, 2015 7:51 PM

One reason to care about minor islands is the 200 nautical miles off the coast for the EEZ. This would give china more water territory for drilling of oil which I believe is there in those waters. Flexing more muscle for their navy to grow. Strategically the Chinese could take over these small islands and build air strips for future which would give them a chance to reach places they wouldn't be able to before and this would be good supply transactions during war, fueling, maneuver of man power. The other small countries also would lose their independence and would have to fall under china's rule. With the building of the man made islands and the Chinese navy protecting their people while they continue to build these islands and daring anyone to try and stop them is a sign that china is trying to dominate and expand with muscle. It is their time they have the economic, and military power to do so. Of course they don't want to deal with the u.s. and their allies militarily but it doesn't benefit the u.s. either. I don't believe u.s. wants to get involved in a battle with china and their allies.

Adam Deneault's curator insight, December 14, 2015 8:17 PM

Claiming territory it does not control, causes a lot of controversy with other country. The main problem here now is China is having a dispute with Japan about some islands. There could possibly be oil or natural resources.Japan says that the land was always theirs. China clearly likes to just put itself out there and make claims or place oil rigs wherever. This could be a big problem for them because if someone gets too offended by their actions there could end up being a war or some sort of conflict. Especially since they like to use military forces such as navy and air guarding "territory." 

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Are You Weaving Your “Language Skill Rope”?

Are You Weaving Your “Language Skill Rope”? | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it

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Peter Rettig's curator insight, October 24, 2015 12:09 PM

"Weaving a language skill rope" is a great metaphor for learning a language. We first heard about it at the Polyglot conference in NYC.

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Wisecrack - Make learning fun

Wisecrack - Make learning fun | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it

Los Angeles-based media collective run by comedians, academics, filmmakers and artists who are endlessly curious about the world. The channel explores great topics in ways that make them fun, engaging and unexpected.


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Nik Peachey's curator insight, October 13, 2015 12:42 AM

Great source materials to make your lessons much more entertaining.

ishay's curator insight, October 13, 2015 2:28 AM

פילוסופיה המערה של אפלטון

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVDaSgyi3xE

 

 

Barbara Macfarlan's curator insight, October 13, 2015 5:59 PM

This looks very good. I watched the one on ego and self-perception featuring Kanye West. Very good and in the right context students would love it.

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Inspirograph

Inspirograph | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
A digital replica of the classic Spirograph toy. Written in TypeScript, using D3.js.

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Lilydale High School's curator insight, September 3, 2015 6:04 AM

are you old enough to remember?

Nati Pérez Sanz's curator insight, September 7, 2015 10:29 AM
¿Alguien juega?
Jukka Melaranta's curator insight, December 15, 2015 12:50 AM

Pienet muoviosat eivät mene hukkaan kuten fyysisessä leikkikalussa.

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The Power of German Traffic Lights | German Language Blog

The Power of German Traffic Lights | German Language Blog | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
From the beloved Ampelmann in East Germany to same-sex couples for Eurovision 2015, pedestrian lights in Germany & Austria are more powerful than you think!
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The Dative Case - Learn German for Beginners A1/A2 #19 - Deutsch lernen

Learn all about the German dative case with this entertaining skit by Herr Antrim with Katja from Deutsch für Euch as a special guest star. Check ou
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Learn a language for free

Learn a language for free | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Duolingo is the world's most popular way to learn a language. It's 100% free, fun and science-based. Practice online on duolingo.com or on the apps!
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Best German abbreviations from AA to zZ. | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 26.10.2015

Best German abbreviations from AA to zZ. | Lifestyle | DW.COM | 26.10.2015 | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Abbreviations are everywhere in the German language. This list might confuse you more than it will help you - but at least we've warned you.
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- Phocabulary word - Photo Word of the Day to improve and enhance word memory. Beginner, intermediate, advanced words including definition, synonyms, and antonyms.

- Phocabulary word - Photo Word of the Day to improve and enhance word memory. Beginner, intermediate, advanced words including definition, synonyms, and antonyms. | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Photo Word of the Day with definitions, synonyms, antonyms to help improve and enhance word memory for learning and studying.

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Nik Peachey's curator insight, November 29, 2015 9:18 AM

A free flashcard app for improving vocabulary

tomnguyen's curator insight, November 30, 2015 11:53 AM

A free flashcard app for improving vocabulary

Ricard Garcia's curator insight, December 3, 2015 3:17 AM

Good tool!!

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Ich bin krank – useful German phrases in case of illness

Ich bin krank – useful German phrases in case of illness | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
When you go on holidays, the last thing you want to happen is an illness, but unfortunately these things do happen.

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Peter Rettig's curator insight, May 19, 2015 9:32 PM

Very good idea to learn a few phrases like that!

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Tweet from @StudyGermanNow

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Grammatik ab A2-Niveau: #Zeitformen von dem Verb "sein" (to be). #StudyGerman pic.twitter.com/I9w5qmUESb
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20 German False Friends To Watch Out For

20 German False Friends To Watch Out For | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it

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Peter Rettig's curator insight, November 3, 2015 5:06 PM

I did not mean her - but some German words that mean something quite different in English...

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Open Broadcaster Software - Index

Open Broadcaster Software - Index | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Open Broadcaster Software is free and open source software for recording and live streaming. Stream to Twitch, YouTube and many other providers or record your own videos with high quality H264 / AAC encoding.
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When Max and Moritz's 'gruesome' story began - The Local

When Max and Moritz's 'gruesome' story began - The Local | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Killing chickens, stealing pretzels and filling the teacher's pipe with gunpowder. It's probably not the behaviour most parents try to encourage – but it's been a part of German youngsters' bedtime routines for 150 years this week.
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Different Strokes for Different Volks: The 13 Best Methods to Learn German

Different Strokes for Different Volks: The 13 Best Methods to Learn German | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
From Goethe Institut to online courses and mobile apps, here are 13 picks for best German learning methods.
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Handwriting font creator

Handwriting font creator | Deutsch als Fremdsprache | Scoop.it
Free online tool to create a vector font from your own handwriting.

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Vicente Franch's curator insight, September 27, 2015 4:09 AM

Todavía no lo he probado, pero tiene buena pinta.

Joyce Valenza's curator insight, October 13, 2015 8:08 AM

This should be handy

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3 quick tips to become the MacGyver of being polite in German - The Germanz

  Germans are not known as the most polite people on the planet, in fact the opposite is the case. Rude, cold, and formal is how Germans are described quite often. There are a lot of blog posts and more blog posts on the rudeness of Germans. Those working in German customer service are apparently terribly impolite, …
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