Waldsee Blog

Welcome to the blog for Waldsee, the German Language Village. To view photos from our summer sessions, please visit our Flickr page.

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Flüchtlingskrise Simulation

Published: June 27, 2016

​The Lehrlinge (apprentices) describe an evening program.

Mittwoch in Waldsee

Published: June 24, 2016

​A bit of what we did on Wednesday!

LKT Klassen

Published: June 24, 2016

​Read about what our credit villagers are learning in their daily classes!

Wildsaujagd

Published: June 21, 2016

​Waldsee got colorful with tonight’s Abendprogramm!

Wildsaujagd and Sinnenpfad!

Published: July 20, 2015

Villagers had an opportunity this week to try out the Sinnespfad (sensory adventure course). The villagers went through a course in the woods while not being able to use their Gesichtssin (eyesight). They had to rely on their other senses, for example touch or hearing. The villagers walked barefoot through a course with different textures on the ground, such as rocks or sticks. They also had to rely on their partner to tell them when they were getting off...

International Ice cream day!

Published: July 19, 2015

​Even Waldsee celebrated International Ice cream Day!

Zwei plus Vier

Published: July 10, 2015

Last night, the villagers learned about German politics in the time when Germany was split in two.

Abschiedsprogramm: 1 Week Villagers and Day Camp

Published: June 20, 2015

Yesterday and today saw us saying goodbye to our one-week and day camp villagers.

Song of the Day: Küssen Verboten

Published: June 20, 2015

The weather wasn’t looking so great, so we had Gesang inside today! Check out the video of the song we learned this morning, Küssen Verboten by Die Prinzen.

Wildsaujagd

Published: June 20, 2015

Last night the campers participated in a camp-wide traditional boar hunt, where the Betreuer were the boars!

Straßenfest

Published: June 18, 2015

On Mittwoch​ we skipped our usual family-style meal indoors in favour of Bratwurst and Döner outdoors in the style of a traditional German Straßenfest!

Song of the Day: Finster, Finster

Published: June 18, 2015

Today in Gesang we learned a spooky song called Finster, Finster to match the weather outside.

Grand Prix der Märchen

Published: June 17, 2015

Even the rain couldn’t stop our fun last night! We had a Grand Pix der Märchen with different fairytale characters visiting each Haus​ and telling them who they were.

Song of the Day: Ich kauf mir ein Schwein

Published: June 16, 2015

​At our first Gesang of the session, we learned a song written by a Waldsee Betreuer about pigs and how they make excellent companions.

Meet the Betreuerschaft!

Published: June 15, 2015

Our main two-week and four-week sessions are about to begin today and we couldn’t be more excited!