A textbook for everyone who lives or wants to live in a German speaking country. Target group: junior adults in adult education institutions in a German-speaking country; Educated abroad who want to prepare for life (study or work) in a German-speaking country. Learning objective: The steps are based exactly on the requirements of the Common European Framework of Reference: two volumes of the six-volume textbook each leading to levels A1, A2 and B1 and preparation for the new exams Start Deutsch 1 and 2 as well as the German Zertifikat. Concept: Topics relevant to everyday life: The steps facilitate integration into everyday life for German-speakers: Important areas of family life and the world of work take up a lot of space. Examples: an apartment and job search, the school system and the health care system Transparent structure: Lessons are short and the structure is clear. Each learning step is completed on one page.
Audio picture story as an introduction to each lesson: Episodes of entertaining audio picture story form the beginning and frame of each lesson. The story provides opportunities for identification, implicitly conveys regional knowledge and also trains global listening comprehension. Internal differentiation: By offering broad and transparent differentiation in stages, you can adapt the progression of the textbook to the needs of your learning groups. Preparation for the exam Start Deutsch and Zertifikat Deutsch: language procedures, grammar and vocabulary in the steps fully comply with the test specifications. The workbook also contains tasks that prepare you for the exam. Concluding the respective level (A1, A2, B1) is targeted exam practice with model test and exam tips. Integrated Workbook: Workouts and tasks are tagged according to their level of difficulty. This helps the educator when working with heterogeneous learning groups.
The Course Book with Integrated Workbook also contains an audio CD of the workbook portion of this edition, so learners can work on the listening comprehension and phonics exercises independently at home.