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Humans make mistakes

Read about Pisa – the Leaning Tower

What was the mistake, you have made recently?

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But Florence isn´t only Il Duomo

Watch this video to learn about other historic sites.
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This week I am working in Florence, Italy. So let´s talk about Florence and the whole region called Tuscany.

National Geographic article about Il Duomo or Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore

Do you feel up to reading it? Click it anyway, there are some beautiful pictures and impressive 360° view of the dome and other features.

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25 Awesome DIY Ideas For Bookshelves for this weekend

Which one do you like the best?

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Blog post

Read and listen to Steve Kaufmann (my favorite blogger) about learning languages through reading and listening.

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Kids who read, succeed

This is true for adults and language learning too :-)

read succed

September 8th – International Literacy Day

Literacy is the ability to read and write

Let´s look at how literate people are around the world. Can you find your country?

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JustGiving is the world’s social platform for giving.

JustGiving is the world’s social platform for giving. Their mission is to ensure no great cause goes unfunded. They have helped people in 164 countries and raised over $3.3 billion for good causes since they were founded in 2001.

You can find loads of challenges that you can support. For example Elizabeth Francis who is raising £ 10,000 for the Multiple System Atrophy by running 30 races.

She says: „I think that you underestimate the response from people. And it is not just about how much money you actually raise. It is about raising awareness. It is about getting charities out there and getting people on board. No matter how crazy it might sound, how hard it seems, just go out and do it.“

Listen and read about Charity Shops

Do you have a charity shop near where you live?

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Video: Why I stopped giving money to charity | James Deakin | TEDxDiliman

Listen to this inspiring talk from TEDx series. Click CC for subtitles 😉

Can you think of a similar way to help people?