Movie Buzz

  This is a relatively easy activity to prepare that involves getting students to answer questions about a scene from a movie that they will watch class. It helps with their listening with dialog and can also improve their speaking and discussion skills. Student Level: Intermediate, Advanced Age Group: Kids, Adults Movie Buzz Listening Activity …

Movie Words

  Here is an activity to give your students some additional practice listening for specific details using dialog from any movie scene. Student Level: Beginner, Intermediate Age Group: Kids, Adults Movie Words Listening Activity Preparation: Find a movie online that your students would find interesting and that matches their skill level. YouTube has a wide …

TED Talk

  Here is a TED Talk listening activity that will help improve students listening skills and get them talking about interesting topics in the classroom. Student Level: Intermediate, Advanced Age Group: Adults TED Talk Listening Activity Preparation: Find a TED Talk topic related to your lesson by doing a search on TED.com. You can use …

Movie Dialog

  This movie dialog listening activity can be used with any scene from a movie or any compilation of scenes that you would like to show to your class. It gets them listening for what the characters say in the movie and arrange dialog lines in a correct sequence. Student Level: Intermediate, Advanced Age Group: …

Song Lyrics

  Using music for ESL listening activities in class can help students of all ages develop their listening comprehension skills. Here is a fun song lyrics listening activity that you can use with any type of song. You can use YouTube or play the tune from your phone for the students to listen to. Student …