My Mind My Power's Daily Thinking Tasks

Bob Dylan is one of the people featured in this week's Thinking Tasks. Get your think on!

Weekly Activities

Teach, Learn, and Achieve... Everyday.

Monday

Monday

March 18

The Tri-State Tornado ripped its way through three Midwestern states, causing much damage, destruction, and death. After investigating today's sources argue on today's thinking task whether the Tri-State Tornado is better described as a disaster or tragedy. Cite evidence from the provided sources to strengthen your claim.

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Tuesday

Tuesday

March 19

Bob Dylan releases his first album entitled Bob Dylan. Due to his talent as a musician, songwriter, and work outside of music, he is remembered as one of the most influential musicians of the 20th century. Analyze today's sources to identify reasons why he was so influential and then complete today's thinking task.

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Wednesday

Wednesday

March 20

The USS Gerald R. Ford (pictured) was placed into service in 2017. The vessel is the newest and most modern aircraft carrier in the US Navy. After scanning through today's sources identify facts that you find intriguing and then complete today's thinking task.

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Thursday

Thursday

March 21

Kenny Washington is often described as "breaking the color barrier" in American football since he was the first African-American to play professional football since 1933. It takes tremendous character to positively impact the world by going outside of normal. After investigating today's sources, complete today's thinking task about determining a character word for Washington's achievements.

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Friday

Friday

March 22

Tara Lipinski (pictured in the 1998 Olympics) becomes the youngest women's figure skating champion. She was only 14 years and 9 months old when she won the award. She would go on to earn many awards and compete in the Olympic games before retiring. Examine today's sources and then complete today's thinking task about what a person can learn from someone who achieves great things.

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Week Theme for March 18-22:

The image, from Pinterest, reinforces this week's theme of Kindness. The sources are an extended reflection by a twelve-year old in the state of Utah and a public service announcement from Thailand. The idea is that kindness is a universally known set of actions and ways of thinking. How do you show kindness to the world around you and how does kindness make you feel?

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