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Happy Thanksgiving 2012

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Today Thanksgiving is celebrated in the USA, so we’ve made a compilation of the posts with published about this festival in the last years. Click here to learn about the History of Thanksgivi…

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Matt Cutts: Try something new for 30 days | Video on

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TED Talks Is there something you’ve always meant to do, wanted to do, but just … haven’t? Matt Cutts suggests: Try it for 30 days. This short, lighthearted talk offers a neat way to think about setting and achieving goals.

This is just an example of an interesting video with transcript from TED. There are hundreds of remarkable talks worth watching. I’ve chosen this one because it is rather short and entertaining and it can be easily adapted for class use. Ask your students which 30-day challenges they would attempt.

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