Interpretive Communication - Listening

 

Standard:  Interpretive Communication

Measurement Category:  Listening Comprehension

Levels of the NSE

Learner Outcome:  Given an authentic audio clip of either a conversation or a narrative in Spanish, the learner CAN _____:

01

1

2

3

4

5

6

Identify the main idea

x

x

x

x

x

x

Identify supporting details

x

x

x

x

x

x

Make an inference

 

 

x

x

x

x

Identify the intended audience of the text

 

 

 

x

x

x

Identify the purpose of the text

 

 

 

x

x

x

Identify the tone of the text

 

 

 

 

x

x

Identify the point of view of the author

 

 

 

 

x

x

Understand the content of interdisciplinary topics

x

x

x

x

x

x

 

Examples of authentic audio clips used on the National Spanish Examination:

  • A conversation

  • A description

  • An announcement

  • A set of instructions / directions

  • A film or video clip

  • An excerpt or passage from

a news bulletin

a radio broadcast

a speech

an article, a letter

an essay, a magazine

a book or novel

a play

a newspaper

an editorial

a short story

a poem

a legend

a fable

a fairy tale

a website