Good listeners learn more.
Listening helps us to gather all the important information we need to understand the news.
This will help you to...
-listen to things you don’t agree with so you can hear all of the important perspectives
-listen critically to spot what’s true and what’s not
-ask questions to find out more
How often do you do the following steps?
I show I am listening by summarising or rephrasing what I have heard
I listen critically and compare different perspectives
I listen critically and think about where differences in perspectives come from
I listen critically and identify potential bias in different perspectives
I listen critically and use questioning to evaluate different perspectives