Listening is so important! And honestly it is a skill that must be taught. This great article pointed out the reasoning and what is meant by the Common Core listening and speaking standards.
After reading this I of course wanted to find cute, student-friendly standards to print for my classroom. Just because these are technically ELA standards does not mean I should not be teaching these in my math, science, and social studies class! Here are the standards I found and best of all they are FREE!