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"From the Ted Talk by Kiran Sethi: Kids, take charge"

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So, you're getting the paerttn. First 200 children at Riverside. Then 30,000 children in Ahmedabad, and growing. It was time now to infect India. So, on August 15th, again, Independence Day, 2009, empowered with the same process, we eeerwpmod 100,000 children to say, "I can." How? We dneigsed a simple toolkit, converted it into eight languages, and reached 32,000 schools. We basically gave children a very slimpe challenge. We said, take one idea, anything that bothers you, choose one week, and change a billion lives.

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So, you're getting the _______. First 200 children at Riverside. Then 30,000 children in Ahmedabad, and growing. It was time now to infect India. So, on August 15th, again, Independence Day, 2009, empowered with the same process, we _________ 100,000 children to say, "I can." How? We ________ a simple toolkit, converted it into eight languages, and reached 32,000 schools. We basically gave children a very ______ challenge. We said, take one idea, anything that bothers you, choose one week, and change a billion lives.

Solution

  1. designed
  2. simple
  3. pattern
  4. empowered

Original Text

So, you're getting the pattern. First 200 children at Riverside. Then 30,000 children in Ahmedabad, and growing. It was time now to infect India. So, on August 15th, again, Independence Day, 2009, empowered with the same process, we empowered 100,000 children to say, "I can." How? We designed a simple toolkit, converted it into eight languages, and reached 32,000 schools. We basically gave children a very simple challenge. We said, take one idea, anything that bothers you, choose one week, and change a billion lives.

Important Words

  1. ahmedabad
  2. august
  3. basically
  4. billion
  5. bothers
  6. challenge
  7. change
  8. children
  9. choose
  10. converted
  11. day
  12. designed
  13. empowered
  14. gave
  15. growing
  16. idea
  17. independence
  18. india
  19. infect
  20. languages
  21. lives
  22. pattern
  23. process
  24. reached
  25. riverside
  26. schools
  27. simple
  28. time
  29. toolkit
  30. week