Teacher tip: Online Listening Resources

Students need many opportunities for listening practice. Check out these free online listening resources which students can access on their own for additional listening practice and activities.

  • English Listening Library Online ello.org .

This site has listening activities with transcripts. There are also vocabulary, and speaking activities.

Listening quizzes with activities for all levels.

Short news stories with transcripts for all levels. You can control the speed at which they are spoken.

News stories to listen to /and or watch online. Quizzes are available for the stories. This site has material for intermediate and higher level learners.

Short listening segments with practice activities

Free listening activities, but you must pay to download the activity guide. These are spoken very slowly. You can also get the podcasts on their Facebook page: ESL Pod