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Listening Objectives
by Grade Level

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Foundational Objectives
Grades 6-9

These are statements of the desired outcome. They describe what students should achieve from their involvement in a particular subject area over a specified time frame (e.g., grades 6-9). The objectives listed below direct teachers to the most important understandings and abilities to be developed in English language arts. They also provide guidance for unit planning.

Students will extend their abilities to:

Note: An asterisk (*) behind a learning objective indicates that this is a new objective for this grade level.

Listening Links and Activities
(Outlined in greater detail at Sask.Learning)

Conversation | Discussion | Writing and Reading Conferences | Storytelling | Oral Reading | Oral Reports | Directions | Telephoning | Announcements | Interest Talk | Introducing and Thanking a Speaker | Choral Reading or Speaking | Puppetry | Role Play | Improvisational Drama and Pantomime | Drama in Context | Readers Theatre | Presenting a Play: Drama for an Audience | Audio and Video Recording Activities | Interviews | Informal Debate | Meetings | Co-operative Learning |

Learning Objectives for Grade 6
Listening Skills

Learning Objectives describe specific learning outcomes. Below are listed specific learning objectives related to the foundational objectives for listening

In addition, the following web sites are provided to assist teachers in reaching those objectives:

Web Resources | Lesson Plans | Home

Students will extend their abilities to listen effectively in a variety of situations for a variety of purposes

Students will extend their abilities by practising the behaviours of effective, active listeners

Students will extend their abilities to assess strengths in listening and set goals for future growth

Learning Objectives for Grade 7
Listening Skills

Learning Objectives describe specific learning outcomes. Below are listed specific learning objectives related to the foundational objectives for listening

In addition, the following web sites are provided to assist teachers in reaching those objectives:

Web Resources | Lesson Plans | Home

Students will extend their abilities to listen effectively in a variety of situations for a variety of purposes

Students will extend their abilities by practising the behaviours of effective, active listeners

Students will extend their abilities to assess strengths in listening and set goals for future growth

Learning Objectives for Grade 8
Listening Skills

Learning Objectives describe specific learning outcomes. Below are listed specific learning objectives related to the foundational objectives for listening

In addition, the following web sites are provided to assist teachers in reaching those objectives:

Web Resources | Lesson Plans | Home

Students will extend their abilities to listen effectively in a variety of situations for a variety of purposes

Students will extend their abilities by practising the behaviours of effective, active listeners

Students will extend their abilities to assess strengths in listening and set goals for future growth

Learning Objectives for Grade 9
Listening Skills

Learning Objectives describe specific learning outcomes. Below are listed specific learning objectives related to the foundational objectives for listening

In addition, the following web sites are provided to assist teachers in reaching those objectives:

Web Resources | Lesson Plans | Home

Students will extend their abilities to listen effectively in a variety of situations for a variety of purposes

Students will extend their abilities by practising the behaviours of effective, active listeners

Students will extend their abilities to assess strengths in listening and set goals for future growth

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