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iPod

The iPod changed the way people listen to music. It also saved Apple. Learn how the iPod was developed in this Level 2 listening lesson.

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Marie Curie

Marie Curie was a great scientist who won two Noble prizes. Learn more about her amazing life in this Level 4 listening lesson.

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Wind Energy

Is wind energy a good idea? Get one answer in this Level 2 listening fluency lesson.

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Pandas

Pandas are cute bears, but what do we really know about them? Learn 10 panda facts in this Level 1 fluency activity.

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Instant Noodles

Instant noodles are a snack food made famous in Japan. Learn about the man who gave the world this yummy fast food in this Level 1 listening fluency lesson.

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Edison

Edison was a famous inventor. We heard lots of stories about him. Were they true? Listen to this Level 1 story and get the answer.

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Lego

Lots of like to play with Lego. This Level 1 listening lesson talks about the history of this popular toy.

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The History of Smartphones

Why are Smartphones called Smartphones? Get the answer and a brief Smartphone history lesson in this short story.

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The History of Pencils

What’s that black stuff inside your pencil? Listen to the story and learn the answers to important questions like that one.

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A Korean Fable

Here’s a short English listening story about a foolish man who learns a lesson the hard way.