Author : John Butterworth Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction Publisher : Cambridge University Press ISBN : 0521521491 Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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Encourage students to reflect on the processes of thinking, as well as practising thinking skills. Thinking Skills encourages students to reflect on the processes of thinking, as well as developing and practising thinking skills. It is divided into two sections: Critical thinking and Problem solving. As well as giving students a thorough grounding in these areas, the authors provide opportunities for students to analyse and evaluate arguments, analyse numerical and graphical information and develop a range of skills.
Author : Gary A. Woditsch Genre : Education Publisher : Psychology Press ISBN : 0805802894 Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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From the vantage of new cognitive theory, this book manages to integrate the thinking skill mission across the full range of formal instruction, from K through graduate school. It explores and prioritizes thinking skill aims at each instructional level, and then details how classroom practice can adjust to achieve those aims. This guide leads to solid ground, perspective and technique for the individual teacher at any level who wants to enhance thinking skill development. It will prove indispensable to those planning curriculum with a thinking skill emphasis.
Author : Joyce N. French Genre : Education Publisher : Taylor & Francis ISBN : 9780824048433 Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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Bringing together theory and research on models of thinking, this work explores thinking skills, strategies, content, and results in depth, providing a framework for their application in the classroom. The authors highlight curriculum development, instructional procedures and assessment, professional roles and responsibilities, and teacher training. They also explore problem solving and critical and creative thinking, and current thinking skills programs. The bibliography includes works from 1980 to the present. Subject and author indexes are included.
Author : Dave Cookson Genre : Education Publisher : Nelson Thornes ISBN : 9780748785179 Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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This photocopiable resource provides Thinking Skills activities for each chapter of The New Wider World, Second Edition. Written by members of the Thinking Through Geography team, the activities are designed to integrate easily into your GCSE Geography course to motivate students and improve their performance.
Author : Stella Cottrell Genre : Study Aids Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing ISBN : 9781350314672 Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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Written by internationally renowned author Stella Cottrell, this is an essential resource for students looking to refine their thinking, reading and writing skills. Stella Cottrell's student-centred approach demystifies critical thinking and breaks down a complex subject into manageable chunks. With clear explanations, relevant examples and plenty of exercises throughout, this book helps students to develop their analytical reasoning skills and apply them to a range of tasks including reading, note-making and writing. This text will turn even the most hesitant student into a proficient critical thinker. This is an ideal companion for students of study skills, humanities, social sciences, business and arts programmes, where assessment includes essay and report writing. It is suitable for students of all levels. New to this Edition: - Brand new chapter on critical thinking and employability - Includes a wider range of examples to highlight the variety of contexts in which critical thinking can be used - Coverage of both academic and professional forms of critical writing