ALEX Classroom Resource


Active Listening and Speaking

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Active Listening and Speaking


Content Source:

PE Central
Type: Learning Activity


This activity is designed to be taught at the beginning of the year and re-visited throughout the first half of the school year as needed. The goal is to help students learn how to speak and listen to each other. There are 6 posters included with this lesson and you will go over each poster and discuss what an active listener is then practice the different varations of sharing and pairing.

Poster Titles

  •  Accountable Talk
  •  Active Listening
  •  Pair & Square
  •  Physical Learner Look Like
  •  Think. Pair. Share
  •  Turn & Talk

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: K
K.4.1) Explain how a person can use good listening skills to enhance his or her health.

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 1
1.4.1) Identify ways listening skills can be used to build and maintain healthy relationships.

Example: taking turns talking and listening

Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 2
2.4.1) Demonstrate techniques of effective listening.

Examples: body language, eye contact

Tags: active listening, listening, listening skills
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Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit

The posters are included with this lesson for free through a PDF attachment.  A great way to teach listening in the classroom or within a physical education class.

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Author: Penny Edwards
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit