The resources on this website are designed to be used in conjunction with the textbook EAL Year 12. Click on the Area of Study 3 links to access the audio files for Area of Study 3: Listening to texts. You will also find links to various extra resources and activities for each Area of Study of the VCE EAL course.
EAL Year 12 2nd Edition Resources
Retaining the clear and accessible approach that has made it so popular, this 2nd edition of EAL Year 12 also features:
  • Revised and expanded guidelines, practice activities and sample answers for Area of Study 3: Listening to texts, based on all new sample audio texts
  • Explanations and advice for answering short-answer questions on media texts
  • Updated text references based on the 2019 text list for Area of Study 1
  • All new media texts for Area of Study 2
  • New high-level sample student answers for all Areas of Study
  • An updated guide to the end-of-year exam.
Area of Study 1 Area of Study 2 Area of Study 3
Unit 3 Outcome 1 Option 1 assessment sheet Unit 3 Outcome 2 assessment sheet Unit 3 Outcome 3 assessment sheet
Unit 3 Outcome 1 Option 2 assessment sheet Unit 4 Outcome 2 assessment sheet Audio files
Unit 4 Outcome 1 assessment sheet Sample point-of-view speech on live exports audio file (to be released) Transcripts of audio files
Developing an interpretation Sample student speech on social media use audio file (Activity 15.4) Questions and answers
Incorporating quotations into a text response Extra listening activities
Other sources of ideas for exploring texts Resources for further practice
Poetry summary sheet
EAL Year 12 Resources
EAL Year 12 focuses on the progressive development of writing skills for analytical, creative and comparative text responses, and for the analysis of argument and persuasive language. It contains comprehensive chapters on Area of Study 3: Listening to texts, with clear explanations and engaging, well-scaffolded activities that enhance learning and retention. This workbook is the definitive resource for EAL students as it builds on their unique strengths and experiences.
Area of Study 1 Area of Study 2 Area of Study 3
Unit 3 Outcome 1 Option 1 assessment sheet Unit 3 Outcome 2 assessment sheet Unit 3 Outcome 3 assessment sheet
Unit 3 Outcome 1 Option 2 assessment sheet Unit 4 Outcome 2 assessment sheet Questions for Activity 17.5
Unit 4 Outcome 1 assessment sheet Baboon liver transplant speech Resources for further practice
Developing an interpretation Baboon liver transplant speech audio file Audio files
Incorporating quotations into a text response Foxes speech Listening activities
Note-taking table example Foxes speech audio file Transcripts
Other sources of ideas for exploring texts Sample student speech on social media use audio file
Poetry summary sheet