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Ben at the Oetkerhalle

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

Here you can see Ben and Sofia at the Oetkerhalle which is an old concert hall.

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Ben is with Nick at the cinema CinemaxX.

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

Nick: "I like the CinemaxX because of the spiral slide!"

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Ben...

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

...sitting on a model of Bielefeld... ;-)

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Kachelhaus

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

Here you can see Justus and Ben in front of the Kachelhaus.
The Kachelhaus is a house with old tiles and green lights.
('Kachelhaus' means 'house with glazed tiles'.)
It's a cafe and restaurant.

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Ben with Justus

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

This is Ben with Justus in front of the Crüwell-Haus. It is one of the oldest buildings in Bielefeld.

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Kunst- und Musikschule

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

Sofia shows Ben (and you!) our art and music school which is an old building.

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Kunsthalle

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

You can see Ben and Fritz in front of the art museum which is called 'Kunsthalle' in German.

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Ben and Philipp

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 24/01/2019

This is Ben and Philipp in front of the University for applied sciences.

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Alex had a sleepover

Posted by Rebecca Laidlaw, 23/01/2019

Alex enjoyed staying at Beadnell for the weekend. He had a movie night with the family. He enjoyed the popcorn and being snuggled in by the boys. The next day they travelled to Rothbury to walk around the Cragside Gardens and the Victorian house. They learnt about how water can be made to power electricity.

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Berlin Wall Art

Posted by Rebecca Laidlaw, 23/01/2019

We have been comparing traditional German food and English food. We have also studied some German buildings and compared them to some British buildings. We enjoyed learning about the history of the Berlin Wall. We decided to create our own art in the style of 'The Berlin Wall'.

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Learning winter words

Posted by Rebecca Laidlaw, 23/01/2019

We have been learning how to name our winter clothing in German.

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Alex at Moorhill

Posted by Anna Freeman, 23/01/2019

Alex is having a wonderful time working in seven different classes at Moorhill in Cannock and we are excitedly preparing a box of work and goodies to send to our partner school! ;) Hello from Cannock!

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This is Sofia with Ben in front of Dr. Oetker.

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 22/01/2019

Maybe you know this company from 'Bake In The Box' or deep-frozen pizza - the company is originally from Bielefeld!

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Ben is lovely: He tells and shows us many things about London (which is very interesting!)...

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 22/01/2019

...so we decided to show him our town - here we go!!!

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Do you know the world famous suspension railway?

Posted by Kathrin Wirtz, 21/01/2019

Last weekend Ben was invited to one of those suspension railways which is turned into a café. He was allowed to sit in the drivers cabine and enjoyed a hot chocolate with a typical "bergisch Waffel".

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Friends!

Posted by Kathrin Wirtz, 21/01/2019

During the week Ben stayed with some of the pupils. He met Milan the cat.

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Shopping

Posted by Kathrin Wirtz, 21/01/2019

Last Tuesday Ben went to a German supermarket with Zeynep. He bought "Bratwurst" and had a lot of fun deciding what else he could buy.

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We show him our climbing frame.

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 21/01/2019

But he isn't interested in climbing today.

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We show him around our playground...

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 21/01/2019

...during our break. It's freezing cold and Ben is lucky that he is wearing his winter fur... ;-)

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Ben is very welcome in Bielefeld!

Posted by Isabel Brandt, 21/01/2019

And he is also welcome in our class 4a! :-)