Sunday, August 15, 2010

Nate Rides A Two-Wheeler!

Kids are born prewired to learn, right? Here is an example of what can happen when we get out of their way. A couple weeks ago Nate decided to teach himself how to ride a TWO WHEELER (without training wheels)! He refused all offers of assistance; talk about intrinsic motivation! It was so exciting. Watch him here:


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An interesting book about motivation is Drive - The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink. You can also hear the author in this TED Talk.

4 comments:

aunt jamie said...

YAY NATE!!!

The Brownings said...

Bye bye Burly! Rock on big boy!
WooooooooooHoooooooooo!!!

Jess Stone said...

Way to go, Nate! A budding Lance Armstrong! Yaaaaay!

Anonymous said...

so cute! go nate - love the kaihatu's