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CURRENT EVENT | AUGUST 19, 2021

Dolphins Learn From Their Friends

Mother dolphins have long taught their young how to find food. Recently, though, marine scientists have noticed that young dolphins also pick up hunting tips from their peers – strategies the older generation may not know about. Listen to hear about the different tools dolphins use to find their food and the tips and tricks young dolphins are learning from their pals.

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Listening Comprehension Questions

  • What was one of Malala Yousafzai’s first experiences with the dangers of religious extremism?
  • After miraculously surviving her attack, what has Malala focused her work on?
  • What is the message that Malala is trying to send to those in power?
  • What does Malala want to do in the future?
  • What are the goals of Malala’s mission to support girls?

Discussion Themes

  • What is your opinion on Malala’s message about the power of education?
  • Why do you think that ISIS might want to silence people like Malala?

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