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"From the Ted Talk by Linda Liukas: A delightful way to teach kids about computers"

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Finally, the more aphcolpbraae, the more inclusive, and the more diverse we make the wlord of technology, the more colorful and better the world will look like. So, imagine with me, for a moment, a world where the stories we tell about how things get made don't only include the twentysomething-year-old Silicon Valley boys, but also keyann schoolgirls and Norwegian librarians. Imagine a world where the little Ada Lovelaces of tomorrow, who live in a permanent reality of 1s and 0s, they grow up to be very optimistic and brave about technology. They embrace the porwes and the ooupnitrtepis and the limitations of the world. A world of technology that is wonderful, whimsical and a tiny bit werid.

Open Cloze

Finally, the more ____________, the more inclusive, and the more diverse we make the _____ of technology, the more colorful and better the world will look like. So, imagine with me, for a moment, a world where the stories we tell about how things get made don't only include the twentysomething-year-old Silicon Valley boys, but also ______ schoolgirls and Norwegian librarians. Imagine a world where the little Ada Lovelaces of tomorrow, who live in a permanent reality of 1s and 0s, they grow up to be very optimistic and brave about technology. They embrace the ______ and the _____________ and the limitations of the world. A world of technology that is wonderful, whimsical and a tiny bit _____.

Solution

  1. kenyan
  2. opportunities
  3. approachable
  4. world
  5. weird
  6. powers

Original Text

Finally, the more approachable, the more inclusive, and the more diverse we make the world of technology, the more colorful and better the world will look like. So, imagine with me, for a moment, a world where the stories we tell about how things get made don't only include the twentysomething-year-old Silicon Valley boys, but also Kenyan schoolgirls and Norwegian librarians. Imagine a world where the little Ada Lovelaces of tomorrow, who live in a permanent reality of 1s and 0s, they grow up to be very optimistic and brave about technology. They embrace the powers and the opportunities and the limitations of the world. A world of technology that is wonderful, whimsical and a tiny bit weird.

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Important Words

  1. ada
  2. approachable
  3. bit
  4. boys
  5. brave
  6. colorful
  7. diverse
  8. embrace
  9. finally
  10. grow
  11. imagine
  12. include
  13. inclusive
  14. kenyan
  15. librarians
  16. limitations
  17. live
  18. lovelaces
  19. moment
  20. norwegian
  21. opportunities
  22. optimistic
  23. permanent
  24. powers
  25. reality
  26. schoolgirls
  27. silicon
  28. stories
  29. technology
  30. tiny
  31. tomorrow
  32. valley
  33. weird
  34. whimsical
  35. wonderful
  36. world