Category Archives: Teacher’s Blog


Der Zauberbaum


Congratulations to Luca Healy for receiving an Honourable Mention in the Association of German Teachers of Victoria’s drawing and poem competition! Der Zauberbaum Elves, gnomes and Ents live in the forist. The tree is magic because it has lived since the start of time.

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Das neue Schuljahr fängt an


Welcome back to our returning students and families! Classes resume this Saturday, February 4 at 9am. To new and interested students, please find the enrolment forms for download at right. Join us on Saturday with your paperwork in hand! Classes for adults will also meet on Saturday. See details here.

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Wie seht ihr Deutschland? What Our Students Think of Germany


Our Secondary School-level students recently were asked about their opinions of Germany. They wrote thoughtful answers in German and the comments will be incorporated in the Yearbook of the Central Agency for German Schools Abroad, or Jahrbuch des Auslandsschulwesens 2015/2016. Here are some of the questions and our students’ thoughts. Welche drei Begriffe fallen dir […]

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Welcome Back


Welcome back, returning German Saturday School students, and a BIG welcome to our new students! The 2016 school year was off to a good start last Saturday, by all accounts, as our students arrived to meet their classmates and teachers. You may have noticed that many primary students have the same teacher as last year. […]

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Sprachfest 2015


The GSS had success again at this year’s Sprachfest poetry recitation competition sponsored by the Association of German Teachers of Victoria. Eligible for the state-wide finals were those students who had done well enough in the regional competition following our school’s internal competition. As if sticking with a single poem through three competitions at three […]

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Hello, Anja


Another new teacher we’re proud to have with us at the German Saturday School this year is Anja. She tells us about herself in her own words. “I was born and grew up in Stuttgart, Germany and after successfully obtaining my Abitur (equivalent to the VCE), I studied English and German at the University of […]

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Introducing Tabea


Tabea is a native German speaker who has just recently moved to Australia and is happy teaching year 3, 4 and 5 at the German Saturday School. She has a Master of Education from the University of Education Freiburg (Breisgau, Germany) and has taught at Primary and Secondary Schools in Germany with her favourite subjects […]

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Our 2014 Open Day


Our open day 2014 was a great success. Thanks to all the students who learned their songs and lines, who helped put together the presentation and film, and who performed so enthusiastically! Thanks to the parents who helped organise and brought a dish to share. And huge thanks to our Principal, Magdalena, and all the […]

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The school is all about the Teaching


We have added three new pages about the Teaching of the German Saturday School under the Teaching banner. Learn about our curriculum, our teachers, and what is taught at the different levels.

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