Germany for Kids: Meet Philipp!

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Philipp in his room, © German Information Center USA


Ever wonder what life is like for a kid in Germany? Philipp is in the 5th grade and will tell you about everything from school to food to music and beyond!

Hi! I'm Philipp and welcome to “Germany for Kids!” I'm 11 years old and live in Nuremberg with my older sister, Katja, and our parents. “Germany for Kids” is where I get to tell you all about my life as a kid in Germany. You can learn about my country, my school, my hobbies and what life is like here in Germany. Everything you need to know about Germany for your school projects, country reports and internationals days can found right here on “Germany for Kids.” Let's go!

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