1.2 Dealing with Stereotypes and Prejudices

Ted-Talk: „The Danger of a Single Story“

Watch the following video, and answer the questions below.


Basis for synchronous lesson

  • What single stories are there about „my culture“? In what sense are they true or false?
  • What single stories do I know about Germany and/ or the Germans?
  • What questions arise from this?

Stereotypes about Germany

Watch the following video.

German Life Hacks

Watch the following video.

Young People in Germany

Watch the following video.


Was there anything in the videos that surprised you? What was it?

What would you like to know more about? Write down your questions.

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