Posted by: crisdiaz24 | April 19, 2016

EVERY KID NEEDS A CHAMPION – Video Listening

EVERY KID NEEDS A CHAMPION[1]

 

  1. Rita Pierson’s parents were both _____________________.
  2. The fact that Rita Pierson’s life has revolved round school has let her look at _____________________ from a lot of perspectives.
  3. The reasons why children drop out [2]of schools are
  • ____________________,
  • _____________________ attendance,
  • _____________________ peer influences.
  1. What educators rarely discuss is the value and importance of _____________________.
  2. All learning is _____________________ relationships.
  3. According to Rita Pierson, children do not learn from people _____________________.
  4. Children are usually shocked when a teacher _______________________ to them.
  5. She has sometimes cried when she has found herself in front of very ______________________ classes.
  6. It is very difficult to raise children’s ______________________ in just nine months.
  7. Kids must tell themselves they are ______________________, ______________________, they ______________________ the education they are getting at school.
  8. Out of the twenty questions children were given, they got ________________ wrong.
  9. However, +2 makes children think they are not so _______________________.

 

[1] Champion: a person who fights for or defends any person or cause.

[2] To drop out: to stop attending school or college.

 

KEY

 

  1. EDUCATORS
  2. EDUCATION REFORMS
  3. POVERTY – LOW – NEGATIVE
  4. RELATIONSHIPS / CONNECTIONS
  5. UNDERSTANDING
  6. THEY DON’T LIKE
  7. APOLOGIZES
  8. ACADEMICALLY DEFICIENT / LOW
  9. SELF-ESTEEM
  10. POWERFUL / SOMEBODY – STRONG – DESERVE
  11. 18
  12. WRONG / BAD

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: