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Chapter 14: Hey, Are You LISTENING?


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To hear means:
to perceive or apprehend by the ear.
To listen means:
to hear something with thoughtful attention and give it consideration.
an active listener:
-focuses all of their attention on what the speaker is saying.
-listens for concepts and ideas.
-checks for understanding by interpreting concepts in their own words.
-actively avoids distraction.
-monitors the quality of their listening experience.
active listening strategies:
1. Decide to listen
2. Listen for ideas
3. Make eye contact
4. Value visuals
5. Make connections
What prevents students from actively listening in the classroom?
- lack of self-control
- get side-tracked
- poor acoustical quality