Wilkommen! Welcome to 7th grade German class and welcome back to the 8th graders!This year you will have the opportunity to begin your study of a second language. I am thrilled that you have chosen German. In 7th grade German, you will learn about the following topics. These topics are the first half of New York State checkpoint A.* Personal ID* Physical Environment* Leisure* Education* Family Life* House and Home* Current EventsHOMEWORKAlthough you will not have a written assignment everyday, there is always a vocabulary list to study and verbs to conjugate. When written homework is assigned, it is expected that it will be completed. Incomplete assignments will receive a zero and completed assignments will receive a five. Remember that in addition to the vocabulary lists located in your binder, your text book contains the vocabulary lists as well.