WHAT IS CRITICAL, CREATIVE and HIGHER ORDER THINKING?

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http://www.rde.nsw.edu.au/thinking-tools
Has a downloaded resource with many tools and strategies


WHAT DO WE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TEACHING & LEARNING?

21ST CENTURY PEDAGOGY

TEACHING & LEARNING ICT TOOLBOX JSSALC WIKI

Explanations and additional resources for the following tools can be found HERE.

Multiple Intelligences
(Gardner)
Seven thinking levels and skills (adapted from Bloom’s Taxonomy)
Pre-Knowing
Knowing/
Remembering
Understanding
Applying
Analysing
Evaluating
Creating/
Designing
Verbal

I enjoy reading, writing & speaking
Define
Describe
Find
Label
List
Locate
Match
Memorise
Name
Quote
Recognise
Repeat
Reproduce
Retell
State
Tell
Write
Define
Describe
Find
Label
List
Locate
Match
Memorise
Name
Quote
Recognise
Repeat
Reproduce
Retell
State
Tell
Write
Classify
Compare
Comprehend
Describe
Discuss
Explain
Interpret
Outline
Paraphrase
Predict
Recognise
Restate
Summarise
Translate
Apply
Calculate
Classify
Compile
Complete
Construct
Demonstrate
Dramatise
Employ
Examine
Illustrate
Infer
Operate
Practise
Show
Solve
Use
Write
Analyse
Argue
Categorise
Compare
Contrast
Critique
Debate
Deduce
Differentiate
Discuss
Distinguish
Examine
Explain
Identify
Infer
Investigate
Separate
Argue
Assess
Conclude
Decide
Choose
Critique
Debate
Determine
Grade
Judge
Justify
Prioritise
Rank
Rate
Recommend
Select
Verify
Compose
Construct
Create
Design
Devise
Embellish
Extrapolate
Forecast
Formulate
Generalise
Hypothesise
Imagine
Improve
Invent
Modify
Plan
Predict
Propose
Synthesise
Mathematical

I enjoy working with numbers & science
Visual/Spatial

I enjoy painting, drawing & visualising
Kinaesthetic

I enjoy doing hands-on activities, sports & dance
Musical

I enjoy making & listening to music
Interpersonal

I enjoy working with others
Intrapersonal

I enjoy working by myself
Naturalist

I enjoy caring for plants & animals
Thinking

tool box
Alphabet Thinker’s Key

Thinking Clouds

Attribute Listing Grids

KWHL

Round Robin
Flow Chart
Frayer Model

Hot Potato

X Chart

Y Chart
Cause-Effect Maps

Concept Maps

Double Bubble Maps

Fishbone

RAKE
Timeline

Venn Diagrams

Y Chart
BROW

Double Bubble Maps

Gutsoap
Jigsaw

Think Pair Share

Thinker’s Keys

W Chart
KWHL

PCQ

PMI

SCRAM

SWOT
Analysis

T Chart

Y Chart
Consequences Chart

Diamond Ranking

Human continuum

KWHL

Ranking Ladder

Six Hats

SOWC

Y Chart
1:4:P:C:R

Concept Fan

SCAMPER

Plan Do Reflect

TAP
WINCE

Y Chart

Adapted from Ralph Pirozzo's Planning Matrix and ITC Framework
Table created by Terese Sheers 2012


An Epic Collection of Free Thinking Tools for Teachers and Students
http://edgalaxy.com/journal/2012/9/6/an-epic-collection-of-free-thinking-tools-for-teachers-and-s.html

http://www.readingquest.org/strat/home.html

INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES FOR CREATIVE THINKING

Improving Reading, Writing and Critical Thinking Skills with Media
http://wiki.wesfryer.com/Home/handouts/improving-reading-writing

Playing with Media is available in 3 eBook formats and paperback.

THINKERS TOOLS & STRATEGIES

GARDNER'S MI

EDWARD DEBONO - 6 THINKING HATS

LEARNING STYLES

SOLO(SOLO stands for Structure of Observed Learning Outcomes.)

CRITICAL THINKING WIKI

BLOOM'S DIGITAL TAXONOMY Bloom's Hotlist (http://www.kn.att.com/wired/fil/pages/listbloomsst.html)
BLOOM'S DIGITAL ORIGAMI- ANDREW CHURCHES

Blooming Orange (Bloom's poster)

DIMENSIONS OF LEARNING

An Internet Hotlist on Differentiated Instruction DIFFERENTIATED LEARNING

PRACTICAL IDEAS

THINKING SKILLS

CREATIVE AND THINKING SKILLS - HOTLIST

PRACTICAL STRATEGIES

OTHER RESOURCES

TEACHING & LEARNING HOTLIST

Source: http://sites.google.com/site/herricksvlmc/web-20--blooms

DIIGO LINKS
http://www.diigo.com/user/jssalc/creative_thinking

READINGS