Listening in Action provides 101 clear, accessible, exciting ways to teach listening to learners of all ages and all levels. Listening in Action presents theoretically sound activities in four main section: Attentive Listening, Intensive Listening, Selective Listening, and Interactive Listening. Each activity provides links to online resources (such as free music, interviews, and YouTube videos) for constructing and expanding, as well as samples of activities in use.
Each activity indicates appropriate age and proficiency level of student. Each activity is also outlined in terms of Preparation, Class Procedures, and Follow Up Links. Bonus Variations are also provided.
Because listening is the foundation skill for language learning, students who use Listening in Action will develop not only their listening skills, but also their communication skills and general language ability.