Haus und Möbel


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Haus und Möbel (House and Furniture)

Haus: Various random parts on the outside of a house. Worksheet (includes one version with picture and one picturewithout); pictureW

Möbel und Zimmer: Quizlet flashcards for furniture/rooms. F

Im Haus (Haus und Möbel): picture flashcards, most suitable for children. F

Wohnzimmermöbel (living room furniture)  O

Schlafzimmermöbel (bedroom furniture). O

Im Badezimmer (bathroom items).  O

Very simple online picture quiz about a bedroom, based on Van Gogh painting (this one is a little tricky because the zones to click on are not very sensitive. “das Kissen” is almost impossible to hit.). O

Easy multiple-choice online exercise about Möbel. O

Identifying objects in a room    O

“Unbewohnt” by Herbert Grönemeyer: easy listening activity for Grönemeyer song, focus on “furniture/living” vocab. Worksheet / Audio + Video Link W

Das Haus von Katrin: listening activity with online comprehension exercise. The comprehension exercise is multiple choice. You must get all of the possibilities correct for each question to score 100%. Online exercise / Audio Link   O

Hausarbeit: partner activity (oral and written part) to practice vocab for chores around the house. Goes beyond regular textbook vocab. You may want to do the following Hausarbeiten online exercise first (includes most of the terms in the oral activity). W

Arbeiten im Haushalt (chores around the house): powerpoint for appropriate verbs for chores, very basic. Pictures courtesy of CAPL.  P

Additional visuals for “Haus und Möbel” vocabulary: Wohnzimmer, Wohnzimmer 2, Schlafzimmer


haus vocab 2 Haus und Möbel