The basic Minute of Listening activity of creative listening to a minute of music of sound each day is a quick and easy way to bring a listening culture into the classroom. There are lots of ways you can extend this activity to suit the learning needs of your pupils and many teachers develop their own ideas.

Here, we have provided a selection of content themed by curriculum area, plus some resources and ideas to help you develop your use of Minute of Listening.

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Below are three worksheets that you can download, print, and work through as a class when you listen to each minute!

Sounds to Pictures

Sounds To Pictures: Storytelling Resource

Sound Diary

Sound Mapping


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Choose a curriculum area below to find matching minutes.

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