These podcasts have been prepared to help you develop your listening skills.

What are two things you must do to listen well?


1 Life Science Click on the link on the left to listen. Purpose: Listen to learn about the largest trees on Earth.




2 History Gold Rush - Click on the You Tube video above. Purpose: Listen to learn information in order to understand how the discovery of gold changed the United States forever.


3 Animation Podcast "Cartoons Come to Life"
Purpose: Listen to learn the main difference between the two kinds of animation described.



4 "The Earth Heats Up" Podcast
Purpose: Listen to learn the reasons the Earth’s temperature is rising.

Purpose: Listen to find out how toy makers have improved yo-yos.

Purpose: Listen to find out about frogs' tongues.


Purpose: Listen to find out how more and more people are getting from place to place.





Purpose: Listen to draw conclusions about why the world's coral reefs are in danger.






Purpose: Listen to learn about the first permanent English colony in the Americas.


#10 Purpose: Listen to decide if it is art or is it animal cruelty.







#11 Purpose: Listen to Improve Listening






#12 Purpose: View and think to comprehend - Dyer's Community Celebration February 2015 theme "Tolerance and Acceptance"