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From the Ted Talk by Richard Baraniuk: The birth of the open-source learning revolution

Unscramble the Blue Letters

It gives you the ability to personalize the lriennag experience to each individual student, so that every student can have a book or a course that's customized to their learning style, their context, their language and the things that excite them. It lets you reuse the same meiraalts in multiple different ways, and surprising new ways. It lets you iecctonrnnet ideas, indicating how fields rtalee to each other. And I'll just give you my personal story. We came up with this six-and-a-half years ago because I teach the sftuf in the red box.

Open Cloze

It gives you the ability to personalize the ________ experience to each individual student, so that every student can have a book or a course that's customized to their learning style, their context, their language and the things that excite them. It lets you reuse the same _________ in multiple different ways, and surprising new ways. It lets you ____________ ideas, indicating how fields ______ to each other. And I'll just give you my personal story. We came up with this six-and-a-half years ago because I teach the _____ in the red box.

Solution

  1. stuff
  2. materials
  3. learning
  4. interconnect
  5. relate

Original Text

It gives you the ability to personalize the learning experience to each individual student, so that every student can have a book or a course that's customized to their learning style, their context, their language and the things that excite them. It lets you reuse the same materials in multiple different ways, and surprising new ways. It lets you interconnect ideas, indicating how fields relate to each other. And I'll just give you my personal story. We came up with this six-and-a-half years ago because I teach the stuff in the red box.

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Important Words

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