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Monday, June 18, 2018

June 18th, 2018 : This week's work for online reading group

Vocabulary building :
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/videos for you to gain background knowledge.

Applying to colleges : Harvard rated Asian-Americans lower on personality traits 
Read New York Times article, including the comments.
What is your take on that?

The Paradox of choice   TED talk

College Advice I Wish I'd Taken from the New York Times

The 5-Hour Rule  from CNBC

The Science of Productivity 

Rat Race -- A short film story by Steve Cutts 

Why does Japan work so hard? CNBC explains 

What Owning a Ramen Restaurant in Japan is like? 

Wife or Work ? Of  Course Wife

nice video : Born in 1989, Yixiao and Peng Dele are both freelancers living and working in Beijing.
In 2016, the couple rented an abandoned yard of 600 m2 in Shunyi District 50 km away from downtown and renovated it into a dream house.
They live a simple life there, farming, painting and basking in the sunshine.

How Nature Can Make you Kinder, Happier and More Creative

We Are Weird To Be Outside from National Geographic Magazine

Birds of Paradise

Last year's Death Valley Superbloom 

Happiness The story of a rodent's unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.

Short Story : Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol

WeUseMath.org

The magic ingredient that brings Pixar movies to life : Danielle Feinberg TED talk

Programmer : Reality vs Expectations

Crash Course World History 

Crash Course Literature 

Top 10 US Daily Newspaper 

What makes a good life? Lesson from the longest study on happiness.   TED talk

Where the STEM jobs Are (and Where They Aren't) from the New York Times

How Plants Communicate and Think from BBC

How and Why We Read from John Green

Giving thanks can make you happier from Harvard Health Publications

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

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

Monday, June 11, 2018

June 11th, 2018 : This week's work for online reading group

Vocabulary building :
Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 11

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/videos for you to gain background knowledge.

The Paradox of choice   TED talk

College Advice I Wish I'd Taken from the New York Times

The 5-Hour Rule  from CNBC

The Science of Productivity 

Rat Race -- A short film story by Steve Cutts 

Why does Japan work so hard? CNBC explains 

What Owning a Ramen Restaurant in Japan is like? 

Wife or Work ? Of  Course Wife

nice video : Born in 1989, Yixiao and Peng Dele are both freelancers living and working in Beijing.
In 2016, the couple rented an abandoned yard of 600 m2 in Shunyi District 50 km away from downtown and renovated it into a dream house.
They live a simple life there, farming, painting and basking in the sunshine.

How Nature Can Make you Kinder, Happier and More Creative

We Are Weird To Be Outside from National Geographic Magazine

Birds of Paradise

Last year's Death Valley Superbloom 

Happiness The story of a rodent's unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.

Short Story : Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol

WeUseMath.org

The magic ingredient that brings Pixar movies to life : Danielle Feinberg TED talk

Programmer : Reality vs Expectations

Crash Course World History 

Crash Course Literature 

Top 10 US Daily Newspaper 

What makes a good life? Lesson from the longest study on happiness.   TED talk

Where the STEM jobs Are (and Where They Aren't) from the New York Times

How Plants Communicate and Think from BBC

How and Why We Read from John Green

Giving thanks can make you happier from Harvard Health Publications

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

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

Monday, June 4, 2018

June 4th, 2018 : This week's work for online reading group

Vocabulary building :
Vocabulary Workshop Level D Unit 10

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/videos for you to gain background knowledge.

Rat Race -- A short film story by Steve Cutts 

Why does Japan work so hard? CNBC explains 

What Owning a Ramen Restaurant in Japan is like? 

Wife or Work ? Of  Course Wife

The Paradox of choice   TED talk

College Advice I Wish I'd Taken from the New York Times

The 5-Hour Rule  from CNBC

The Science of Productivity 

nice video : Born in 1989, Yixiao and Peng Dele are both freelancers living and working in Beijing.
In 2016, the couple rented an abandoned yard of 600 m2 in Shunyi District 50 km away from downtown and renovated it into a dream house.
They live a simple life there, farming, painting and basking in the sunshine.

How Nature Can Make you Kinder, Happier and More Creative

We Are Weird To Be Outside from National Geographic Magazine

Birds of Paradise

Last year's Death Valley Superbloom 

Happiness The story of a rodent's unrelenting quest for happiness and fulfillment.

Short Story : Overcoat by Nikolai Gogol

WeUseMath.org

The magic ingredient that brings Pixar movies to life : Danielle Feinberg TED talk

Programmer : Reality vs Expectations

Crash Course World History 

Crash Course Literature 

Top 10 US Daily Newspaper 

What makes a good life? Lesson from the longest study on happiness.   TED talk

Where the STEM jobs Are (and Where They Aren't) from the New York Times

How Plants Communicate and Think from BBC

How and Why We Read from John Green

Giving thanks can make you happier from Harvard Health Publications

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

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

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