This is such a cool and simple tool referred to as the "Visible Thinking Prompt Picker." Folded together this tangible tool encourages critical thinking (literacy) and moral literacy, but also other 21st century big skills, such as creativity. The colourful resource can be given to each student to aid them in prompts while addressing 21st century teaching goals.
We use tools in our classroom that help get our students really thinking- but are you making their thinking visible? We use anchor charts and other strategies, but are you doing all of these? There's one way to find out!
Do you teach your students about growth mindset? Are you aware of the benefits of using positive affirmations? Combine these two powerful approaches and transform student achievement! Easy to use for teachers and super beneficial for students, these 22 affirmation posters for use on a growth mindset bulletin board and corresponding cards will challenge your students thinking about their abilities and their potential.
VisibleThinking In Action Every committed educator wants better learning and more thoughtful students. Visible Thinking is a way of helping to achieve that without a separate ‘thinking skills' course or fixed lessons. Visible Thinking is a broad and flexible framework for enriching classroom learning in the content areas and fostering students' intellectual development at the same time. Here are some of its key goals: