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Speaking and Listening Activities for the Social Studies Classroom

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Are you looking for ways to develop and improve your students' speaking and listening skills? Social studies classes and topics provide great opportunities for students of all ages to participate in a variety of speaking and listening activities. Not only can they grow their skills as presenters and audience members, but they also become teachers and learners of new content. Join Monica Burns as she shares simple strategies and super fun projects that support speaking and listening in your classroom. With a variety of actionable ideas for low-tech and high-tech classrooms, you'll find the perfect activity for your students.


Status: Available On-Demand
Subject: Social Studies
Last aired on: Thursday, September 27, 2018 @ 3:00 PM EDT
Duration: 30 minutes
Credit Hours: 0.5
Categories: Communication & Collaboration, Tools for Student Projects
Tags: listening skills, social studies, speaking skills, student activities

Reviews (16)

Full Member
Very informative. I appreciate the information for early grades being included.
Full Member
great video
Full Member
Full Member
Excellent presentation with suggestions that can be used in any subject area.
Full Member
Very informative...great resources!
Basic Member
I will take this to heart!
Basic Member
We always forget speaking and listening is not just in ELA.
Basic Member
Great suggestions for strategies and projects that improve student speaking and listening skills.
Basic Member
Very informative.
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