Patricia Clayton
German I, II & III
662.890.6708
Frau Clayton

 

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I teach German I, German II, PSAT, and ACT prep at Lewisburg High School. Above you will see links for more information about me and the classes I teach. The Links list has useful links for learning and practicing German. The Files list has uploaded documents and notes that we use in class.

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My Schedule:

1st Block: Planning

2nd Block: PSAT

3rd Block: German II and German III

4th Block: German II

Calendar
Bio

I grew up in Kentucky and Indiana and moved to the Midsouth in 2001 to attend college. I graduated from Rhodes College with a BA in German in 2005. In addition, I studied at the University of Tuebingen in Germany. I am certified to teach German and English. 

I began my teaching career in 2006 at Southaven High School. In 2014, I moved to Lewisburg High School, where I teach German and PSAT/ACT Prep. In addition, I am the co-sponsor of the National Honor Society and the National German Honor Society.

German Links

Quizlet

I have uploaded all vocabulary sets from German II here. Students can access these for learning the vocabulary and then studying the terms with flashcards and games. 

Quizizz

I have uploaded all quizizz games we have played for you to practice at home. 

Online Dictionary

This is a helpful website for students working on projects and homework. It is an online German-English dictionary. Remember, translator websites are not acceptable, but this dictionary website is.

http://dict.leo.org/ende?lang=de&lp=ende

Easy German YouTube

This YouTube channel has great videos for learning German and learning about the culture.


Extra Help - Grammar

This website has lessons and exercises for extra practice at home. Remember, you can always come to tutoring before or after school for extra help.

http://www.deutsch-lernen.com/

Practice German with Songs

Sing these songs over and over until they get stuck in your head. It's a surefire way to learn a language!

http://genkienglish.net/learntospeakgerman/index.htm

PSAT Links
Official College Board Website

Learn about the National Merit Scholarship opportunities and the PSAT. Did you take the test last year? Log-in to see your score report. Are you taking the test this year? There are free preparation materials as well.

http://www.collegeboard.com/student/testing/psat/about.html

ACT

Register for the ACT here.

http://www.actstudent.org/

Reading

Are you reading daily? A healthy dose of daily reading is very important for improvement on the PSAT. See my recommendations and current reading list here.

http://www.goodreads.com/