Randall's ESL Cyber Listening Lab: Asking for Directions
Example Web Site and/or Technical Equipment Required
Website Example: http://www.esl-lab.com/
Computer(s), Internet access, projector, speakers and/or headphones
This activity uses prerecorded authentic conversation about asking for and giving directions. Pre- and post-listening activities are provided along with immediate feedback on comprehension exercise.
- Make sure that the Web site is not blocked at your school site and that your computer can play the audio file.
- Preview the exercise so you can explain it to your students. Show them how to use the player and answer the questions, especially for lower level students or those without good tech skills.
See the Web Site Example above for:
- Pre-Listening Exercises
- Listening Exercises
- Post-Listening Exercises
Assign to students for homework or individual in-class work using ideas from the Online Investigations section.
- Intermediate Low
- Intermediate High
- (0.1) Communicate in interpersonal interactions
- (2.2) Understand how to locate and use different types of transportation and interpret travel related information