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Learning Resource Type

Classroom Resource

Active Listening and Speaking

Subject Area

Health Education


K, 1, 2


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.

    Health Education (2019) Grade(s): KG


    Explain how a person can use good listening skills to enhance his or her health.

    Health Education (2019) Grade(s): 1


    Identify ways listening skills can be used to build and maintain healthy relationships.

    Health Education (2019) Grade(s): 2


    Demonstrate techniques of effective listening.

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    CR Resource Type

    Learning Activity

    Resource Provider

    PE Central

    License Type