Teaching Listening

Framework of a Listening Lesson

12 Examples of While-Listening Activities

What are While-Listening Activities? While-Listening activities are activities that are completed by the students when they are listening to a passage. While-listening activities are also called during-listening activities. You needed to do some pre-Listening Tasks in order to prepare your students before this stage of a listening lesson. These activities are followed by post-Listening activities and … Read more

Post-Listening Activities

10 Types of Post-Listening Activities

What are Post-Listening Activities? Post-Listening Activities consist of tasks which main aim is to help students reflect on the listening experience. these activities are carried out after teacher have carried out pre-listening and while listening activities successfully. The pre-listening, while-listening and post-listening make up what is known as the three stages of a listening lesson What … Read more

FODA en Inglés

Listening for Gist and Detail

Listening for Gist and Detail Listening is one of the four main skills which are taught in English Classes. Listening is a receptive skill which helps students learn more vocabulary and improve their pronunciation. We have covered the how to teach listening in some other posts. Teaching Listening: 12 Types of Pre-Listening Activities Teaching Listening: … Read more

Top Down and Bottom Processing

Top Down and Bottom up Processing

Top Down and Bottom up Processing There are two important processes involves in understanding spoken and written discourse. Those processes are: Top-Down Processing Bottom-Up Processing Both process can change the way we teach listening and reading. Let’s define both in general terms before we approach how they affect language skills specifically. What’s Top-Down Processing? Top-down … Read more