Tag Archive: conversation

Health

This week we’re watching a TED Talk about mental health.  It is by the violinist Robert Gupta.

Check it out:

Here is the transcript: Robert_Gupta

  • What do you find most interesting about Robert and Nathaniel’s story?

 

Ideas

This TED talk is by a Canadian spoken word poet, Shane Koyczan.  It’s between a talk and a poem.  The theme is bullying.

Check it out:

Here is the transcript: Shayne_Koyczan

  • What part of his story do you find most touching?
  • What do you think the message is?
  • How do you think we can help kids not « be cruel »?

If you want to hear more poetry, check out his website: https://www.shanekoyczan.com/news

 

Health: Week 4

This week we’re going to be talking more about physical activity and health.

Now watch the video (0:00-5:00) and answer the questions:

  • What is Wayne’s problem?
  • What is the miracle treatment?
  • What is special about the Lifestyle Clinic?
  • What is Margaret’s problem?
  • What is the treatment?
  • What are the results?
  • What is unique about this type of treatment?

Read Transcript Exercise is Medicine to check your answers.