Author Matthews, Ruth
Title The Thinking Teacher's Toolkit : Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives
Imprint London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2010
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (206 pages)
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Key to Icons -- Introduction -- Part 1: Tools for Teaching -- Introduction to Part 1 -- 1 The Starting Point -- 2 Approaches to Teaching Thinking and Reasoning Skills -- 3 Planning a Course -- 4 Planning a Lesson -- 5 Resource Planning -- Part 2: Tools for Enriching Achievement -- Introduction to Part 2 -- 6 Background and Benefits -- 7 Integrating the Skills -- Part 3: Tools for Assessment -- Introduction to Part 3 -- 8 Preparing for Assessment -- 9 Managing the Assessment Process -- Endnotes -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Designed to provide a complete guide for teachers of thinking skills, reasoning and critical thinking to 14-19 age groups, everything you could need to be a thinking teacher is packed into The Thinking Teacher's Toolkit, including: ? an introduction to what thinking skills are, why you are equipped to teach them and how you can apply your previous experience ? clear approaches to preparing to teach, whether you are a coordinator seeking guidance on setting up a thinking skills course from scratch, a thinking teacher putting together thought-provoking lesson plans or a subject teacher looking for ideas on integrating critical thinking skills across the curriculum; and ? advice on how to handle assessment, including information on a variety of qualifications available internationally. In addition, there is a companion website containing tools for developing your professional expertise, answers to frequently asked questions, handouts for pupils and PowerPoint's to use in the sample lessons. This is the ultimate toolkit for any teacher wanting to improve their students reasoning and problem-solving skills
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Matthews, Ruth The Thinking Teacher's Toolkit : Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills and Global Perspectives London : Bloomsbury Publishing Plc,c2010 9781441125712
Subject Critical thinking -- Study and teaching (Secondary);Reasoning -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
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