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Lite Connected. This pad seems to be opened in more than one browser window on this computer. Reconnect to use this window instead. Eleanor Roosevelt’s Top 7 Fundamentals for Making Life an Exciting and Wonderful Adventure “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” “A mature person is one who does not think only in absolutes, who is able to be objective even when deeply stirred emotionally, who has learned that there is both good and bad in all people and in all things, and who walks humbly and deals charitably with the circumstances of life, knowing that in this world no one is all knowing and therefore all of us need both love and charity.” Eleanor Roosevelt was not only the First Lady and wife of U.S president Franklin D. Roosevelt. In many ways she was a pioneer. She was the first woman to speak in front of a national convention.

How to create killer mind maps for solving your problems Chic Thompson, in his new book, What a Great Idea 2.0: Unlocking Your Creativity in Business and in Life, devotes an entire chapter to idea mapping and how to get more out of it. One of the techniques he highlights is utilizing a series of trigger words or phrases to help you improve your effectiveness using mind maps for problem solving. Because mind mapping is based upon leveraging the mind’s powerful associative capabilities, I think this technique is particularly useful. In Thompson’s vernacular, a trigger word is the central word or concept that the middle of your mind map. He encourages the reader to generate several mind maps utilizing the following trigger words or phrases:

PowerPoint Games: Templates and Examples Templates Below are blank templates that you may edit to create your own PowerPoint games. Right click on the template you want, and choose Save Target As.... Jeopardy (25 questions, simple) Jeopardy (30 questions, 2 boards + final jeopardy, just like the TV show) (Created by Mark Damon) Hollywood Squares (Created by Mark Damon) Who Wants to Be a Millionaire - easy version Who Wants to Be a Millionaire - this is a zip file, but includes sound - more complex (Created by Mark Damon)

Index to American Heroes and Patriots John Adams (1735-1826) - Vice President to George Washington, 2nd U.S. President, and Founding Father of the United States. John Quincy Adams (1767-1848) - The son of Founding Father, John Adams, he was a politician, diplomat, and served as the 6th President of the United States. Samuel Adams (1722-1803) - One of Founding Fathers of the United States, Adams was a statesman, political philosopher, and leader of the movement that became the American Revolution. Susan "Doc Susie" Anderson (1870-1960) - One of the first female pioneer physician in the West. Nathaniel Bacon (1640s-1676) - A wealthy colonist of the Virginia Colony who instigated Bacon's Rebellion of 1676.

Notable Native Americans on the Frontier Rain-in-the-Face, aka: Ito-na-gaju, Exa-ma-gozua (1835?-1905) - On June 25-27, 1876, Lieutenant-Colonel George Custer, with thirteen commissioned officers, a surgeon, and 255 men were slaughtered in the Black Hills. Sitting Bull has received the notoriety and credit for this fight; but it was his cousin, Rain-in-the-Face, who planned and executed the battle. He, himself received a wound in the fight, which resulted in his having to use crutches for the rest of his life. Chief Red Cloud (1822-1909) One of the most capable chiefs who resisted white settlement, he led the successful resistance known as Red Cloud's War in 1866-1868.

100 Reasons to Mind Map 100 examples of how you can use mindmapping whether completely new to mind maps or a seasoned pro. I hope the list helps generate ideas for you. 100 Reasons to Mind Map 1. Explore a subject 2. Exploring America American History and Patriotic Photographs - From our personal collection of vast historical photographs, hundreds of prints are available that provide dramatic glimpses into American History. From the American Revolution to the 20th Century, the collection includes the National Banner, patriots, and scenes of those historic times. Here, you'll find inspirational restored vintage photographs, posters, and paintings that depict the history that led to this great nation.

National Women's Hall of Fame Interior of the Hall of Fame The National Women's Hall of Fame inducts distinguished American women through a rigorous national honors selection process involving representatives of the nation's important organizations and areas of expertise. Nominees are selected on the basis of the changes they created that affect the social, economic or cultural aspects of society; the significant national or global impact and results of change due to their achievement; and the enduring value of their achievements or changes. 10 Really Cool Mind Mapping Examples You Will Learn From Let’s have a look at mind mapping examples together. I love to look at the mind maps other people make. The many examples that can be found online are amazing, boring, interesting, fun, educational and sometimes inspirational. Above all, they are maps that can learn us to become better mind mappers and visual thinkers. Mind Map Example 1: Global Warming Map

The most famous men and women in American history He who criticizes should have constructive ideas of his own. In an earlier post, I scoffed at the results of a survey of school-age kids conducted by Sam Wineburg, which yielded a list of Americans that had as much to do with misplaced political correctness as actual fame. (To see that dubious list, see my post.)