A quote often attributed to Albert Einstein
“if you can’t explain it simply you don’t understand it well enough”
PRESENTATION MISSION: KIDIFY
“If you can’t explain it to a 6 year old, you don’t understand it yourself.”
– Albert Einstein@FaizalR14 @ravsirius @NvrStpLearning @AlfredoPrietoMa @NurFaraheenAR @NorMaskat @nfadzleen @juandoming @marsyitah @MushtakAlAtabi pic.twitter.com/XQn5c85V7L
— Zaid Ali Alsagoff (@zaidlearn) July 24, 2018
Think about a difficult concept in a course you teach or study; how would you explain it to a 5 or 6 year old? Can you fit it in a tweet?
The variant comes up too in reddit as explainitlikeim5, e.g. “ELI5: Why are places like Japan experiencing extreme heatwaves of 40-45 degrees celcius while equatorial areas such as Malaysia and Indonesia are not experiencing such high temperatures even though they are closer to the equator?” which has over 255 responses.