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Webinar: Engage Students with the 9 Traits of Critical Thinking

This post provides the video for viewing on-demand, slide deck and supporting content for our recent webinar. We’re excited you’re here!

For starters, download the deck to follow along.

At Mentoring Minds, we believe critical thinking is fundamental to standards mastery. It’s important for teachers and students to develop a common language and understanding of critical thinking, so that thinking becomes visible.

Through years of research and expertise, we identified common characteristics of skillful thinkers and developed the framework of the 9 Traits of Critical Thinking:

In each section, we’ll identify development prompts and facilitation strategies from ThinkUp! Foundations Flip Chart. We’ll also talk about digital tools that develop and support the trait.

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Flipgrid (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Lino (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Google Trends (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: VoiceThread (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Google Earth (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: New York Times (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Magnetic Poetry (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait: Reading activity (featured)

Development Prompts

Facilitation Strategies

Digital Tools to Develop + Support the Trait:  Panyee FC Video (featured)



Thanks for participating in our webinar, and for exploring this additional content! You can find more tested and proven ideas for developing the 9 traits using technology here. Drop us a line at [email protected] to let us know what you find most helpful, or if you have other ideas to add to the list.

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