September: Schultüte Contest

No entries this year!

October Contest: Meme

No entries this year!

November: Berlin Wall Contest

Winner: Simpson Middle School in Leesburg

 

December: Gingerbread House Contest

Winner: Nicole Collins from Briar Woods HS 

January: German in Pop Culture

How often to you watch TV and see something related to Germany or a German speaking country?  Just the other day the final question on Jeopardy dealt with Liechtenstein!  How cool is that?! 

Have your students find examples of German in pop culture throughout this month.  Examples can be found in books, on TV, in songs, movies, etc.  Keep a list of all the examples and send them to VOGS at the end of the month.  The group that finds the most examples wins!

Contest Dates: January 1st - January 31st 

 

Submit all entries to Frau Yerkes and the VOGS Officers:

E-mail - vogsofficers@gmail.com 

Mail: Eva Yerkes

Loudoun County High School

415 Dry Mill Rd SW

Leesburg, VA 20175

Pop Culture Contest Entries (Last Year)

Click on the links to view other entries!

Entry 1

Entry 2

Entry 3

 

February: Valentine's Card/Poem

February: Valentine's Card/Poem

Create your own love poem or Valentine's Day card in Germa!

Contest Dates: February 1st - February 29th

 

Submit all entries to Frau Yerkes and the VOGS Officers:

E-mail - vogsofficers@gmail.com 

Mail: Eva Yerkes

Loudoun County High School

415 Dry Mill Rd SW

Leesburg, VA 20175

March: Märchen and/or Karneval Theme

German fairy tales are known throughout the world.  Create your own German fairy tale or draw a picture representing a famous one!  There will be a winner in each category! 

Contest Dates: March 1st - March 31st

 

Submit all entries to Frau Yerkes and the VOGS Officers:

E-mail - vogsofficers@gmail.com 

Mail: Eva Yerkes

Loudoun County High School

415 Dry Mill Rd SW

Leesburg, VA 20175

April: Easter Egg

Decorate eggs for Easter and send us pictures!  The best one will win a prize!

Contest Dates: April 1st - April 30th

 

Submit all entries to Frau Yerkes and the VOGS Officers:

E-mail - vogsofficers@gmail.com 

Mail: Eva Yerkes

Loudoun County High School

415 Dry Mill Rd SW

Leesburg, VA 20175