Years 7 - 9 Life Talks series
Educating the mind without educating the
Welcome to Teen Homeschooling Australia's Life Talks series. Throughout this year we will be learning through immersion in real-life speeches about life, happiness, education and living our best lives.
Each project will:
What Makes a Good Life?
A TED talk by researcher, Robert Waldinger, who heads one of the longest studies in history, on happiness and how to create a happy life.
My Invention That Made Peace With Lions
Richard Turere, TED 2013
In this project we listen to the experience of Richard Turere and his invention, which was created in order to keep lions away from his village, and was subsequently used throughout his country. We explore the issue of creativity and seek to answer the question of whether 'necessity is the mother of invention'. What do you think?