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Saturday, February 18, 2017

Feb. 18th, 2017 This week's work for online reading group

This week's critical reading passages

Work on page 6 to 9.

E-mail me for answer key if you choose to try those questions.

This week's vocabulary from Vocabulary Workshop
Level D unit 14

Practice till you think you master at least 80% of the words.
Choose definition, vocabulary sentences, synonyms or antonyms
but you don't need to do them all.
Send me your results through g-mail.

Interesting articles for this week for you to gain background knowledge.

Giving thanks can make you happier from Harvard Health Publications

A beautiful love story :
Rhodes Scholar's Mother Helped Him With Autism Breakthrough from The Wall Street Journal

Thriving 23-Year-Old Permaculture Food Forest - An Invitation for Wildness 

This Gardener Regularly Grows 100-Pound Vegetables 

Seeker series : 

Young ballet dancer 

Adult beginner violinist -- 2 years progress video 

Planet Earth II trailer

Planet Earth II continues

Grammar notes/links : 

The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf : 100 Must-Reads for Kids 9 to 14

How Books Can Open Your Mind from TED Talk

Read Books, Live Longer ? from the New York Times

What is your take on that ? Write on the comment. 

Swarm Intelligence : "The Gathering Swarms" from Family (video) 

Cool Jobs : Paid to Dream  Science News for Students

Top 10 Jobs Titles Barely Existed Years Ago #infographic 

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not be What You Expect  from Fast Company

Student Science 

The Little Prince  The Children's Classic Novella
Voted Best Book of the 20th Century in France

Try Something New for 30 Days Matt Cutts from TED talk  

You Can Learn Anything from Khan Academy

It's happening NOW : The Future of Learning 

Good reads 

The learning network form the NY Times 

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes from Forbes

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught at School, But Usually Aren't 
from Lifehacker

Saturday, February 11, 2017

Feb. 11th, 2017 This week's work for online reading group

This week's critical reading passages

Work on page 6 to 9.

E-mail me for answer key if you choose to try those questions.

This week's vocabulary from Vocabulary Workshop
Level D unit 13

Practice till you think you master at least 80% of the words.
Choose definition, vocabulary sentences, synonyms or antonyms
but you don't need to do them all.
Send me your results through g-mail.

NOVA : Making Stuff series (materials science)

Introduction 

Making Stuff Smaller 

For self-starters :

人人都可成為資料科學大師!一整年的網路自學清單就在這了

Interesting articles for this week for you to gain background knowledge.

Giving thanks can make you happier from Harvard Health Publications

A beautiful love story :
Rhodes Scholar's Mother Helped Him With Autism Breakthrough from The Wall Street Journal

Seeker series : 

Young ballet dancer 

Adult beginner violinist -- 2 years progress video 

Planet Earth II trailer

Planet Earth II continues

Grammar notes/links : 

The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf : 100 Must-Reads for Kids 9 to 14

How Books Can Open Your Mind from TED Talk

Read Books, Live Longer ? from the New York Times

What is your take on that ? Write on the comment. 

Swarm Intelligence : "The Gathering Swarms" from Family (video) 

Cool Jobs : Paid to Dream  Science News for Students

Top 10 Jobs Titles Barely Existed Years Ago #infographic 

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not be What You Expect  from Fast Company

Student Science 

The Little Prince  The Children's Classic Novella
Voted Best Book of the 20th Century in France

Try Something New for 30 Days Matt Cutts from TED talk  

You Can Learn Anything from Khan Academy

It's happening NOW : The Future of Learning 

Good reads 

The learning network form the NY Times 

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes from Forbes

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught at School, But Usually Aren't 
from Lifehacker

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Feb. 4th, 2017 This week's work for online reading group

This week's critical reading passages

Work on page 6 to 11.

E-mail me for answer key if you choose to try those questions.

This week's vocabulary from Vocabulary Workshop
Level D unit 12

Practice till you think you master at least 80% of the words.
Choose definition, vocabulary sentences, synonyms or antonyms
but you don't need to do them all.
Send me your results through g-mail.

Interesting articles for this week for you to gain background knowledge.

Vampire Bat Saliva Could Lead to Stroke Treatment  from The Time magazine

Bat robot takes wing  from Science News

International Photography Contest Winners from National Geographic Magazine

Winning photos taken by kids 6 to 14 years old

Top 100 Inspirational Quotes from Forbes

Seeker series : 

Young ballet dancer 

Adult beginner violinist -- 2 years progress video 

Planet Earth II trailer

Planet Earth II continues

Grammar notes/links : 

The Ultimate Backseat Bookshelf : 100 Must-Reads for Kids 9 to 14

How Books Can Open Your Mind from TED Talk

Read Books, Live Longer ? from the New York Times

What is your take on that ? Write on the comment. 

Swarm Intelligence : "The Gathering Swarms" from Family (video) 

Cool Jobs : Paid to Dream  Science News for Students

Top 10 Jobs Titles Barely Existed Years Ago #infographic 

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not be What You Expect  from Fast Company

Student Science 

The Little Prince  The Children's Classic Novella
Voted Best Book of the 20th Century in France

Try Something New for 30 Days Matt Cutts from TED talk  

You Can Learn Anything from Khan Academy

It's happening NOW : The Future of Learning 

Good reads 

The learning network form the NY Times 

Top 10 Skills We Wish Were Taught at School, But Usually Aren't 
from Lifehacker

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