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Growth Mindset Flip Book

Growth Mindset Flip Book - activity promotes independent thinking and critical thinking in a student centered classroom, and differentiation.($)

from Ramblings of a Gifted Teacher

Affective Thinking and Gifted Children

Lately, I have been reading Sonia White's Designing Defensible Programs for Gifted Secondary School Learners, and I have been inspired so much from her book. In one of the chapters I read about Aff...


Getting Your Students to Think and Respond with Depth and Complexity.

Getting your students to think and respond with depth and complexity. Critical thinking at it's best! Free critical thinking book marks included!!!


Learn how to teach metacognition to your students. Begin by reading this excerpt of Teaching Students to Drive Their Brains.


Teachability and Learnability :: <P>Deep disagreements exist regarding what thinking and critical thinking are and to what extent they are teachable. Thinking is learned in some measure by all, but not everything that is learnable is also teachable in an institutional setting. In questioning the relationship between teachability and learnability, Fairfield investigates the implications of thinking as inquiry, education as the cultivation of agency, and self-education. By challengin...

Dear Zoo -Story Sequencing- Re-telling Visuals-FREEBIE English Language Arts, Reading, Informational Text PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, Homeschool Thematic Unit Plans, Guided Reading Books, Literacy Center Ideas...This 40+ page file contains story telling and sequencing tools to promote literacy and oral comprehension. Story telling is a key aspect in developing language acquisition, critical thinking skills and oral comprehension


Developing Children’s Critical Thinking through Picturebooks :: <P>This accessible text will show students and class teachers how they can enable their pupils to become critical thinkers through the medium of picturebooks. By introducing children to the notion of making-meaning together through thinking and discussion, Roche focuses on carefully chosen picturebooks as a stimulus for discussion, and shows how they can constitute an accessible, multimodal resource for adding to liter...

Philosophy for Children :: <P>Philosophy for Children (P4C) is a movement that teaches reasoning and argumentative skills to children of all ages. This book looks at the progress that P4C has made in the UK in addressing issues of literacy, critical thinking, PSHE, education for sustainable development and wider issues such as bullying. </P> <P>Chapters identify the different theories and practices that have emerged and discuss the necessity for a reflective approach that P4C bring...