Franziska Elis

Franziska Elis has worked in the didactics department as a research assistant and lecturer until the summer semester 2016. Ever since completing her teacher training in Hamburg, she has been working as teacher for English and Chemistry there.

Research interests

  • Basic learning of English, transition primary school - secondary school, application of drama methods in foreign language teaching
  • Dissertation topic: „"Den Übergang spielerisch meistern": das Potenzial dramapädagogischer Verfahren zur Bildung von Kontinuitäten im Englischunterricht der 4. und 5. Klasse (working title)




List of publications:

    Lexicon articles:
  • "Global English". In: C. Surkamp (Hrsg.) (2010). Metzler Lexikon Fremdsprachendidaktik. Stuttgart: Metzler.
  • "Kreativität". In: C. Surkamp (Hrsg.) (2010). Metzler Lexikon Fremdsprachendidaktik. Stuttgart: Metzler.



    Articles:
  • "Yardstick: Ein Hörspiel verstehen und zu Ende schreiben". In: Englisch 5 bis 10 17 (2012), 12-17.



Talks and workshops (including teacher training events)

    Talks:
  • "Language, Adventure, Imagination: Staging Foreign Language Learning and Teaching in theatre projects, at schools and universities" on June 16, 2011 at the Divadlo Jazyku Conference in Prague and on August 31, 2011 at the Landesprachentag in Hanover (with Adrian Haack)"

  • „Schüler/innen am Übergang dramapädagogisch begleiten: ein Projekt für den Englischunterricht der 4. und 5. Klasse“ on September 17, 2010 at the Bundeskongress des GMF 2010 in Augsburg in the section „Primarstufe / Sekundarstufe“


    Workshops:
  • „Dramapädagogische Methoden im Englischunterricht am Übergang von der 4. zur 5. Klasse“, a one-day teacher traning event for the Regionale Fortbildung Göttingen on June 17, 2010 (with Adrian Haack)



Teaching


    SoSe 2015:

  • Global Simulation (mit Adrian Haack)

  • Theatre Projects in Foreign Language Learning (mit Prof. Carola Surkamp)



    WiSe 2014/15:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching



    SoSe 2014:

  • Teaching English to Young Learners - Exploring Holistic, Action-oriented and Playful Ways of Learning



    WiSe 2013/14:

  • Theatre Projects in Foreign Language Teaching



    SoSe 2013:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching



    WiSe 2012/2013:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching



    SoSe 2012:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching



    WiSe 2011/2012:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching



    SoSe 2011:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching
  • Drama in the Foreign Language Classroom II: Going on a Drama-Pedagogical Holiday Camp with Teenagers, mit Adrian Haack



    SoSe 2010:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching
  • Summer School 2010: The Theatre as a Place for Foreign Language Learning



    WiSe 2009/2010:

  • Introduction to English Language Teaching