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5 Tips for Teaching Students Active Reading and Critical Thinking
Awesome Poster Featuring 10 iPad Apps to Boost Kids Critical Thinking Skills
Free resource of educational web tools, 21st century skills, tips and tutorials on how teachers and students integrate technology into education
9 Ways to Think Divergently
Further to my post about thinking obliquely and divergently (First inspired by Marty Neumeier's article on the Liquid Agency site) I have made this handy little graphic of the nine strategies shared. I hope you find it useful.
5 tips to improve your critical thinking - Samantha Agoos
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/5-tips-to-improve-your-critical-thinking-samantha-agoosEvery day, a sea of decisions stretches before us, and it’...
How to do a Visual Analysis- a 5 Step Process Infographic: It’s been my experience that students approaching a visual analysis assume that they have to find a visual artifact that is overtly controversial (like a racy lingerie ad or using teenagers to sell products) or else there is nothing to say about it. However, thousands and thousands of visual objects and images that surround us every day make statements that are worth evaluating.
How to Encourage High-Level Thinking
What is an effective way to get your students thinking at a deeper level? Let me share what works well for my students on a blog post at Minds in Bloom! After you read the post and you think it will fit well with your class, there will be a link to download a whole unit or you can grab the free theme printables!
When Kids Have Structure for Thinking, Better Learning Emerges - MindShift
By identifying thinking routines for students, teachers can help deepen metacognitive skills that are applicable to all areas of life.
10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Students
Build collaborative capacity, form and justify viewpoints, encourage creative thinking, and more.