ELLLO: English Language Listening Lab Online, 9-12

This is a free online listening resource designed especially for ESL and EFL students and teachers. Most of the 1,000 listening activities include images, an interactive quiz, a transcript of the audio, and a downloadable MP3 file. ELLLO offers a variety of listening activities that each target a specific listening skill, need, or interest. Weekly Updates occur each Monday with at least five new listening activities each week. The activities are numbered for easy reference.
Interviews are natural conversations with various speakers of English that offer multiple listening options. Students can listen to a variety of English that is harder to find in more traditionally scripted textbooks. Images help listeners follow the topic of the conversation.
Listening Games
Students can listen to audio about a topic and choose the picture that matches the audio. There is very little reading.
This survey features six different speakers answering the same question. Students can easily follow the topic and compare the various responses.
News Center
Each animated newscast has six stories. It can help students learn academic English and develop test-taking skills for standardized listening tests such as TOEFL®, TOEIC® and IELTS®.
These listening activities will help students prepare for standardized tests in English and become accustomed to exercises used to test listening and reading comprehension on TOEFL®, TOEIC® and IELTS®.
Talking Points
These activities help students with test-taking skills and academic English. Each listening activity is a mini-lecture or presentation divided into six sections.
These audio activities that present situational English language between two characters.
Interviews, slide shows, audio notes, and original songs help students practice their English.
As the students listen, the lyrics are displayed on the screen.
English Listening Links
Includes movie clips, current event blogs,and students reading stories.