Ritter von heute – Teacher’s Guide CD
This Teacher’s Guide provides background, historical notes, lesson plans, and auxiliary materials for using the book in the classroom and helping students go Into, Through, and Beyond the text.
Ritter von heute- Novel
Geoffrey Lightstone, high school football player, goes to the aid of a student being bullied by a gang at school. His act of heroism costs him a trip back in time to the German Middle Ages. Follow Geoff as he finds his way in the exciting world of Kaiser Friedrich Barbarossa and the Third Crusade. Find out if he gets back to the present, his friends, and his girlfriend Staci.
Students say, “This was a huge relief from the usual read”; “It was well written and well thought out. It’s a fun read and I really liked it”; “Better than most books we’ve read … actually better than all books we’ve read”.
A teacher reports, “I enjoyed working with this book. It was such a rewarding experience to have the students want to read.”
Written for third-year German and beyond, this book is suitable for Advanced Placement® Courses and is at the ACTFL Novice-High to Intermediate level, CEFR A2/B1.
94 pages of text divided into 9 chapters, maps, footnotes, illustrations, and Discussion Questions for each chapter aligned with the AP® Themes.