<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="1252"%> Tama University School of Global Studies Speaking Class- Brian English Ph.D.

Listening 1 Course

TAMA UNIVERSITY
School of Global Studies

FALL SEMESTER 2011

Week 2

Important Memories

Worksheet for Dialogues

Video #1

Video #2

Video # 3

Video #4

Video #5

 

Week 3

People That Made a Difference

Worksheet for Dialogues

Video #1

Video #2

Video # 3

Video #4

Video #5

 

Steve Jobs -- Bio http://allaboutstevejobs.com/bio/bio.html

Week 4

Parents and Grandparents

Worksheet for Dialogues

Listening #1

Listening #2

Listening # 3

 

 

 

 

Week 5

Education

Worksheet for Dialogues

Video #1

Video #2

Video# 3

Video# 4

 

Bonus

Homework Assignment #1

Link for Assignment

(10% of your final grade)

Due October 28th

Week 6

Health Challenges

Worksheet for Dialogues

Video #1

Video #2

Video# 3

 

Video# 4

 

English Central Videos

Week 7

Review for Midterm Test

Study Sheet for Midterm

Midterm Test Sample Audio

 

 

Week 13 Opinions

"Agreeing and Disagreeing"

Worksheet for Dialogues

Listening #1

Listening #2

Examples

Listening #3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Listening Links for Self-Study

English Club's Monthly News Digest

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Week 2

FOOD: "Eat to Live"

Prelistening: Healthy Eating Quiz

Worksheet for Dialogues

Dialogue #1

alternative link

Dialogue #2

Dialogue 3

Subway Sandwich Ad

Cooking Lesson

South Asian Healthy Diet Tips

For Additional Listening Practice

Kitchen Idioms

Making Potato Salad

How to Make an Apple Pie

Week 3

Endangered Animals

Worksheet for Dialogues

Prelistening: Endangered Species Fact Sheet

Listening #1

Listening #2

Listening #3

 

Listening #4

Bonus Video

For Additional Listening Practice

The Extinction of Animals (6 minutes)

The Suffering and Exploitation of Endangered Tigers

This video has closed caption (7minutes 45 seconds)

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Websites with more info about endangered species:

Endangered Species will survive with YOUR help!

 

 

Assignment #1

"Neighborhood Change"

Dialogue #1

Dialogue #2

Dialogue #3

 

Extra points

 

 

 

Weeks 4 - 5

Travel:"Vacation Hot Spots"

Worksheet #4

Listening #1

Listening #2

Listening #3

Listening #4

Listening #5

Listening #6

Videos for Advanced Students

Listening #7

Listening #8

Just for fun

Extra

Portland vs. Sydney

This video has English Captions

Week 6 - 7

"Jobs and Job Interviews"

Worksheet 5

Listening #1

Listening #2

Listening #3

Listening #4

Listening #5

Listening #6

 

Listening #7

 

 

Extra

 

 

Week 7

Assignment #2 (Due June 3rd)

Listen to the audio file and answer the questions on the answer sheet

Audio File

Answer Sheet

Homework 2 Video with answers

 

Review for Test

Audio File

Answer Sheet

Vocabulary and Idiom Review Sheet

 

 

 

Week 9 "Global Issues"

Worksheet for Videos

Video #1

Video #2

Video #3

 

Video #4

Week 10 The Oceans

Worksheet for Videos

Video #1

Video #2

Video #3

 

Video #4

Ocean Submarine

Article: Annual 'Sardine Run' off South Africa an unforgettable thrill for divers

Week 12 Movies

Bollywood Awards

Homework Assignment 3

(Listen to the audio and answer the questions on the worksheet)

Audio

FULL STORY

HW3 Worksheet

ASSIGNMENT 3 TRANSCRIPT

Week 13 -14

"Heroes and Famous People"

Mahatma Gandhi

Johhnny Depp

 

Week 15

FINAL TEST

 

Suggested Websites

http://www.eslus.com/LESSONS/PRONUNCI/MINPAIR/Minpair7.htm

Stories with pronunciation exercises
http://evaeaston.com/pr/readings.html

Websites with vowel and consonant sounds:

http://evaeaston.com/pr/home.html

http://www.manythings.org/pp/

http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/johnm/


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brian

Brian J. English Ph.D

Course Instructor