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LANGUAGE AND AUDITORY PROCESSING TOLL-FREE Telephone Orders: (888) 758-9558 23 Includes listening passages relevant to classroom learning activities! Pragmatic Adventures in Listening (PAL) Language Activities for Improving Attention, Memory, and Comprehension Patty R. Schuchardt Ages 5 through 9 Use delightful stories, listening games, and high-interest language activities to promote the development of listening skills that are critical for academic success. The activities help children to attend to auditory information, follow directions, answer questions, and talk about what they hear. Attention, memory, and comprehension skills are emphasized. The listening experiences build language and thinking skills as children retell stories, compare and contrast, make inferences, predict outcomes, and evaluate information. Pragmatic Adventures in Listening #4612-C23 Printed Book $37.00 #4612CD-C23 Complete Book on CD $37.00 #4612BCD-C23 Book and CD $52.00 Listening Lessons for the Classroom Curriculum Amy Strommer Ages 9 through 16 Promote the development of listening comprehension skills as students listen to passages relating to ecology, careers, famous people, sea animals, and other interesting topics. The listening passages are grouped into eight content areas from the classroom curriculum. The reproducible activities promote the development of thinking skills as students identify cause-effect relationships, make inferences, give explanations, and state their personal reactions to the information presented. #4324-C23 Listening Lessons for the ClassroomCurriculum $37.00 Listening Lessons for the Early Elementary Classroom Curriculum Amy Strommer Ages 5 through 8 Help children improve their listening skills using activities that are directly related to the content of the classroom curriculum in kindergarten through grade three. Dinosaurs, insects, holidays around the world, and other topics are included. Following each listening experience, students are asked to recall facts, identify important details, make inferences, and give explanations. Reproducible worksheets are included. #4603-C23 ListeningLessons for the EarlyElementaryCurriculum $37.00 High interest listening passages