en deckerpod: cultural studies you can listen to. Here's our podcast series about cultural studies topics for 8th grade pupils || Dies ist unsere landeskundliche Podcast-Reihe für den Englischunterricht der 8. Jahrgangsstufe. || It is produced by pupils attending a "P-Seminar" (Q11/12, bayerisches Gymnasium). ___________________________ <b>Comments:</b> If you'd like to leave a comment, please click on "Vorschau anzeigen" (show preview) in order to see the "Sicherheitscode" (captcha code). Thank you :) ___________________________ We're also on iTunes: Look at the preview, please: <a href="http://itunes.apple.com/podcast/deckerpod-cultural-studies/id376710333">iTunes preview/deckerpod</a> ___________________________ Sun, 16 Dec 2018 12:20:11 +0000 PodHost Feed Generator 2.4 (https://www.podhost.de) http://www.djds.de Dr.-Johanna-Decker-Gymnasium, Amberg Schülerinnen des Dr.-Johanna-Decker-Gymnasiums no no Peter Ringeisen pringeisen@googlemail.com - by pupils, for pupils - Podcast series on cultural studies topics for English at Bavarian grammar schools (Gymnasien), 8th grade - and for everybody else interested in Australia, Southern Britain, celebrities (film, music, ...). <a href="http://deckerpod.podspot.de/">Click here for additional information.</a> Holidays in Scotland Nessie-fansite - Loch Ness - Edinburgh castle - Royal Military Tattoo The script of this dialogues is here: Holidays in Scotland (script) And here you can do a Crossword Puzzle about some details of the text.]]> Tue, 18 Jan 2011 02:15:22 +0100 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/holidays-in-scotland a5386677d72b2a99a65695c53512a949 Nessie-fansite - Loch Ness - Edinburgh castle - Royal Military Tattoo The script of this dialogues is here: Holidays in Scotland (script) And here you can do a Crossword Puzzle about some details of the text.]]> 0 Stonehenge Stonehenge And now listen to the podcast about Stonehenge. To start it, click on the play button below. Here you can also find the script of this informative text. Did you understand the context of the text? Well, then the crossword puzzle should be no problem for you. And if you feel fit enough, you can try the Multiple Choice Quiz. To learn still more about Stonehenge, you can look at these two websites Stonehenge (English Heritage) Stonehenge You can also watch this video (NationalGeographic) on YouTube.com. Thank you for listening to our podcast. We hope you enjoyed it and we also hope you will lend your ears to the following one. =)]]> Mon, 10 Jan 2011 00:57:11 +0100 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/stonehenge 4605b79a3055682eebf21dfffd142c5b Stonehenge And now listen to the podcast about Stonehenge. To start it, click on the play button below. Here you can also find the script of this informative text. Did you understand the context of the text? Well, then the crossword puzzle should be no problem for you. And if you feel fit enough, you can try the Multiple Choice Quiz. To learn still more about Stonehenge, you can look at these two websites Stonehenge (English Heritage) Stonehenge You can also watch this video (NationalGeographic) on YouTube.com. Thank you for listening to our podcast. We hope you enjoyed it and we also hope you will lend your ears to the following one. =)]]> 0 Canberra Canberra: script In order to get more information about Canberra, have a look at: Visit Canberra.]]> Sat, 27 Nov 2010 15:48:56 +0100 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/canberra e9aa3bd261f3d3d1bca6f5479f620581 Canberra: script In order to get more information about Canberra, have a look at: Visit Canberra.]]> 0 Gabriella Cilmi "Sweet about me" from her album "Lessons to be learned", released in 2008. (If you click on the song title, you can watch the video at the MTV site.) This Australian teenager has achieved lots of success in different countries with her debut single, but this is just the beginning. With her powerful voice and beautiful face she has the potential to become firmly established in the music business. This podcast gives you some information about her career so far. You can also listen to an acoustic version of her new song "On a mission", released in 2010. If you still want to know more about Gabriella Cilmi you can go to her official website gabriellacilmi.com or have a look at her Myspace site. At last you can find the script for our podcast here - in two versions: If you want to test your listening skills, you can try the gapped text and fill in the words that are missing: • Gabriella Cilmi: Gapped text But if you just want to read along (or check your results from the gapped text), here's the full script: • Gabriella Climi: script]]> Thu, 14 Oct 2010 02:13:47 +0200 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/gabriella-cilmi 58a116c087b2fcc5f08c4fc50c6e9e9c "Sweet about me" from her album "Lessons to be learned", released in 2008. (If you click on the song title, you can watch the video at the MTV site.) This Australian teenager has achieved lots of success in different countries with her debut single, but this is just the beginning. With her powerful voice and beautiful face she has the potential to become firmly established in the music business. This podcast gives you some information about her career so far. You can also listen to an acoustic version of her new song "On a mission", released in 2010. If you still want to know more about Gabriella Cilmi you can go to her official website gabriellacilmi.com or have a look at her Myspace site. At last you can find the script for our podcast here - in two versions: If you want to test your listening skills, you can try the gapped text and fill in the words that are missing: • Gabriella Cilmi: Gapped text But if you just want to read along (or check your results from the gapped text), here's the full script: • Gabriella Climi: script]]> 0 FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany vs. Australia vuvuzelas in their ears for a long time - the sound of these instruments that is so typical of this football world cup in South Africa. And there's another reason why German soccer fans will remember the 2010 world cup: the success of the German team. What is particularly enjoyable is the fact that Joachim Löw's players are not only successful, but their playing is even fun to watch. This podcast is about the German team's first match in this tournament, against Australia. Here you can compare the two teams: German team -- Australian team. If you want to, you can also watch a short video (2:12) of the highlights of this match here: FIFA.com - Germany 4:0 Australia. The script for this podcast is available here: FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany vs. Australia, and there is a short Multiple Choice Quiz, too. Enjoy.]]> Tue, 06 Jul 2010 23:31:10 +0200 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/fifa-world-cup-2010-germany-vs-australia 65f3aee15e36e2ac01c047ea81b108ef vuvuzelas in their ears for a long time - the sound of these instruments that is so typical of this football world cup in South Africa. And there's another reason why German soccer fans will remember the 2010 world cup: the success of the German team. What is particularly enjoyable is the fact that Joachim Löw's players are not only successful, but their playing is even fun to watch. This podcast is about the German team's first match in this tournament, against Australia. Here you can compare the two teams: German team -- Australian team. If you want to, you can also watch a short video (2:12) of the highlights of this match here: FIFA.com - Germany 4:0 Australia. The script for this podcast is available here: FIFA World Cup 2010: Germany vs. Australia, and there is a short Multiple Choice Quiz, too. Enjoy.]]> 0 Kylie Minogue "All the Lovers" (YouTube). To sing along, you can get the lyrics to her new single here: Lyrics of "All the lovers". Her first really successful song was "The Locomotion" in 1987. It's very different from her latest songs. If you want to compare, here you can listen to it: "The Locomotion (YouTube)". The lyrics are available here: Lyrics of "The Locomotion". If you want to find out more about the most famous Australian pop star, you will get more information from her web site: KYLIE (official homepage). With the following short exercise you can train your English skills. Fill in the gaps in the text while listening to the podcast. Maybe you'll need a second try to get all the solutions: Kylie Ann Minogue (gapped text). In order to listen to our podcast, click on the play button below, or download the mp3 file onto your computer. If you haven't understood everything, you can read the script: Kylie Ann Minogue (podcast script). If you've paid attention, then you might be able to do this Multiple Choice Quiz about Kylie. Enjoy!]]> Wed, 23 Jun 2010 23:12:52 +0200 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/kylie-minogue 68acbc457b542a99a3351dc8902550d3 "All the Lovers" (YouTube). To sing along, you can get the lyrics to her new single here: Lyrics of "All the lovers". Her first really successful song was "The Locomotion" in 1987. It's very different from her latest songs. If you want to compare, here you can listen to it: "The Locomotion (YouTube)". The lyrics are available here: Lyrics of "The Locomotion". If you want to find out more about the most famous Australian pop star, you will get more information from her web site: KYLIE (official homepage). With the following short exercise you can train your English skills. Fill in the gaps in the text while listening to the podcast. Maybe you'll need a second try to get all the solutions: Kylie Ann Minogue (gapped text). In order to listen to our podcast, click on the play button below, or download the mp3 file onto your computer. If you haven't understood everything, you can read the script: Kylie Ann Minogue (podcast script). If you've paid attention, then you might be able to do this Multiple Choice Quiz about Kylie. Enjoy!]]> 0 Oil disaster in Australia Great Barrier Reef oil disaster fear from stricken ship. For a good explanation of the term "oil spill", have a look at the excellent pages of "Der Englisch-Blog": Wort der Woche: Oil spill. There has been an even more disastrous accident involving oil on the oceans - the explosion of a drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of Louisiana, on 20 April 2010. This article in the New York Times gives you some basic information about what happened to cause this environmental disaster: Size of Spill in Gulf of Mexico Is Larger Than Thought. Here, at the site of the Boston Globe, you can see many pictures of what it looks like there now: Disaster unfolds slowly in the Gulf of Mexico. One positive bit of news: U. S. President Barack Obama has stopped oil drilling in the Arctic Sea and in the Gulf of Mexico, too. You can read about the ban on drilling in the Arctic Sea in this statement by the organisation for the protection of the environment, Defenders of Wildlife. After you have listened to the podcast for the first time, you may want to make sure whether you understood everything. Here you can compare the script: Great Barrier Reef - script.]]> Sat, 05 Jun 2010 15:24:27 +0200 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/oil-disaster-in-australia 9e7043077172b971d9082917c1c82d27 Great Barrier Reef oil disaster fear from stricken ship. For a good explanation of the term "oil spill", have a look at the excellent pages of "Der Englisch-Blog": Wort der Woche: Oil spill. There has been an even more disastrous accident involving oil on the oceans - the explosion of a drilling rig in the Gulf of Mexico, off the coast of Louisiana, on 20 April 2010. This article in the New York Times gives you some basic information about what happened to cause this environmental disaster: Size of Spill in Gulf of Mexico Is Larger Than Thought. Here, at the site of the Boston Globe, you can see many pictures of what it looks like there now: Disaster unfolds slowly in the Gulf of Mexico. One positive bit of news: U. S. President Barack Obama has stopped oil drilling in the Arctic Sea and in the Gulf of Mexico, too. You can read about the ban on drilling in the Arctic Sea in this statement by the organisation for the protection of the environment, Defenders of Wildlife. After you have listened to the podcast for the first time, you may want to make sure whether you understood everything. Here you can compare the script: Great Barrier Reef - script.]]> 0 Welcome Sat, 30 Jan 2010 14:50:02 +0100 https://deckerpod.podspot.de/post/welcome 79a1f0932d55d917af964dcd9bb0a075 0