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From the Ted Talk by Cesar Harada: How I teach kids to love science

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And so the classroom started to feel a little bit small, so we found an industrial site in Hong Kong, and we trneud it into the largest mega-space focused on social and entnaovimnerl impact. It's in crtneal Hong Kong, and it's a place we can work with wood, metal, chemistry, a bit of biology, a bit of optics, bslcialay you can build pretty much everything there. And its a plcae where autdls and kids can play together. It's a place where kids' dreams can come true, with the help of adults, and where adults can be kids again.

Open Cloze

And so the classroom started to feel a little bit small, so we found an industrial site in Hong Kong, and we ______ it into the largest mega-space focused on social and _____________ impact. It's in _______ Hong Kong, and it's a place we can work with wood, metal, chemistry, a bit of biology, a bit of optics, _________ you can build pretty much everything there. And its a _____ where ______ and kids can play together. It's a place where kids' dreams can come true, with the help of adults, and where adults can be kids again.

Solution

  1. environmental
  2. basically
  3. place
  4. adults
  5. turned
  6. central

Original Text

And so the classroom started to feel a little bit small, so we found an industrial site in Hong Kong, and we turned it into the largest mega-space focused on social and environmental impact. It's in central Hong Kong, and it's a place we can work with wood, metal, chemistry, a bit of biology, a bit of optics, basically you can build pretty much everything there. And its a place where adults and kids can play together. It's a place where kids' dreams can come true, with the help of adults, and where adults can be kids again.

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