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Listening

Listening

The receiving, retaining and processing of ideas.
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Step 11

Learner Descriptor

Learners listen critically and compare different perspectives

Teacher Explanation

Learners listen critically and compare different perspectives

Resources

  • Display Material: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support teachers and learners to use consistent language when referring to skills by displaying these colourful Essential Skills icon posters.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying skills successfully by rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills tokens.
  • Reward System: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support learners to recognise when they are applying skills successfully by rewarding them with these colourful Essential Skills certificates.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 6 to Step 15
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Listening steps 6-15, by printing this Essential Skills Passport.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 10 to Step 12
    Support learners to reflect on how they have applied Steps 10-12 in all eight essential skills by printing this double-sided Essential Skill Record.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 0 to Mixed
    Support teachers and learners to use consistent language when referring to skills by printing this colourful Essential Skills Mat.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 11
    In this video, learners identify and analyse different points of views of speakers by listening to a range of opinions about zoos and explain how they are different.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 11
    In this video, learners identify and analyse different points of views of speakers by listening to four views on a statement about eating meat and dairy, then ranking how strongly each speaker agrees or disagrees with it.
  • Short Activity (Video): Step 11
    In this video, learners identify and analyse different points of views of speakers by exploring different ways of grouping statements about the weather whilst considering similarities between points of views.
  • Self Assessment Resource: Step 6 to Step 11
    Support learners to record when they have demonstrated Listening steps 6-11, by printing this Essential Skills Passport.