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Journey sounds

Listening skills

This audio content features listening games on the topic Journeys. It's intended as a fun way to encourage listening skills and as a stimulus for speaking activities. For more information refer to the complete Teacher's notes.

Stimulus sounds - Journeys - supporting resources:

  1. Transcript as pdf file to print
  2. Stimulus Sounds Library

Transcript

MUSIC: 'Listen all around' song.

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: CAR - IGNITION, START AND DRIVE OFF

CHILDREN: I can hear a car. / It's a car!

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: BUS - 'Single to the High Street please'.

CHILDREN: It's a bus!

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: DIESEL TRAIN PASSES

CHILDREN: I can hear a train. / I like trains!

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: PLANE TAKING OFF

CHILDREN: I can hear a plane. / It's noisy!

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: DOCK WITH GULLS AND A FERRY HOOTING

CHILDREN: It's a boat. / Honk! Honk!

PRESENTER: Listen - what can you hear?

FX: HELICOPTER

CHILDREN: It's a helicopter! / I'd like to ride on a helicopter!

MUSIC: LINK

PRESENTER: Listen - where does this journey begin?

FX: MONTAGE - TRAIN STATION: ANNOUNCEMENTS, FOOTSTEPS, DOOR SLAMS, ETC.

CHILDREN: At the train station! / The journey begins at the train station!

PRESENTER: Listen - where does this journey begin?

FX: MONTAGE - AIRPORT. ANNOUNCEMENTS, PLANES TAKING OFF

CHILDREN: At the airport. / The journey begins at the airport!

PRESENTER: Listen - where does this journey begin?

FX: MONTAGE - FERRY PORT. GULLS, HOOT OF SHIP. ENGINES CHURN. VOICES.

CHILDREN: It's a journey by boat! / The journey begins at the seaside!

MUSIC: LINK

PRESENTER: Listen very carefully. What journey is this?

FX: MONTAGE - TRIP TO SCHOOL: FRONT DOOR CLOSES; STEPS, BACKGROUND TRAFFIC; CHILDREN'S VOICES; SCHOOL BELL, HUBBUB.

CHILDREN: It's a journey to school!

PRESENTER: Listen again. What journey is this?

FX: MONTAGE - JOURNEY TO SUPERMARKET: CAR; STEPS; SUPERMARKET TILLS AND VOICES

CHILDREN: It's a journey to the supermarket!

PRESENTER: Listen again. What journey is this?

FX: MONTAGE - JOURNEY TO SEASIDE: TRAIN, STOPS; DOORS OPEN; SEASIDE WITH GULLS; CHILDREN'S VOICES; SEAWASH

CHILDREN: It's a journey to the seaside!

PRESENTER: Listen again. What journey could this be?

FX: MONTAGE - JOURNEY TO GO ON HOLIDAY: AIRPORT, PLANE LANDING; CICADAS; MUSIC

CHILDREN: It's a journey by plane! / A holiday?

PRESENTER: Listen again. What journey could this be?

FX: MONTAGE - JOURNEY INTO SPACE: SPACE CRAFT SPECIAL EFFECTS AND MUSIC

PRESENTER: A journey into space! Journeys by car... bus... train and plane. Listen to all the sounds!

MUSIC: 'Listen all around' song.

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