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LISTENING AND READING COMPREHENSION

 

Mixed bag

Breaking news 

Current events and business English lesson plans contain a news article, listening (MP3 file), communication activities, pair work, discussion, reading and vocabulary exercises. Classroom handouts are reproducible in Word and PDF.

http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/index.html 

Selfaccess

Reading and listening exercises based around Reuters news articles

(changes every week) (used to be free, but you can have a go at their month's trial!)

http://www.selfaccess.com

Some sample exercises  http://www.selfaccess.com/www/sa/sa/htm/sa_samples.php

learning English through sports

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/sport/index.shtml

learning English in the news

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/news/

Work English business vocabulary 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/work/index.shtml

Web-based activities

Web-based activities designed for my students, but not just them ...

http://perso.wanadoo.fr/annie.gwynn/web_based_activities.htm

Lve.scola

Plenty of activities to choose from...

http://lve.scola.ac-paris.fr/anglais/exos.php?genrexo=12

Angles Online

In this website you can learn through 100% multimedia and interactive exercises for all ages and levels. 

A very friendly user interface which makes it easier to surf the site. 

The exercises are divided into music, cinema, games, TV and holidays.

www.anglesonline.net

 

Reading activities

CNN Interactive Learning Resources

 Provide current news stories to students with reading levels that are not high enough to read and understand standard newspaper articles. 

http://literacynet.org/cnnsf/

Online Reading Passages and Exercises

Excellent if you want to work on your own.

http://home.earthlink.net/~eslstudent/read/read.html#exercise

 

Listening

The Web Language Laboratory

A great place  make sure you have a go!

http://www.language-lab.org/learning/lessons_fr.html

Randall's ESL Cyber listening lab  

Loads of listening activities ! fantastic! 

http://www.esl-lab.com/index.htm

Songs and lyrics A new song each week. 

Find out about the singer or band, read the lyrics, see a video clip, and try some language practice activities.

http://www.learnenglish.org.uk/songlyrics_frame.html

more links to listen to some English ...

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Let me know when you find a dead link, thank you!.