History[ edit ] The earliest documentation of critical thinking are the teachings of Socrates recorded by Plato.
What is critical thinking? How important is that in our age of clickbait headlines and sensational news? Critical thinking skills help you look more closely at the evidence you have so you can make better and more informed decisions about it.
The Critical Thinking Co. This little workbook that we got to review is just one of them. It is available as an ebook or a page workbook. Some of these are a bit of a brain twister and at first, glance can seem somewhat easy.
At the same time, they are not frustratingly difficult.
With some effort every case is solvable. In all, there are 12 cases to solve, and every case involves four suspects. You are also given information about each suspect which may or may not clear them of the crime.
Every sentence of information is numbered to help you quickly refer back to them as you are sorting out the case.
Every case also has a page where you can write down notes about the suspects as you work through the case. My children adored the detective crime theme of this book.
Even my eight-year-old daughter, who loves mysteries was intrigued. It was difficult to get my boys to wait until our Morning Time to dig in. When the day came to solve the first crime all hands were on deck.
We had a lot of great discussion about how to use the information we had to solve the case. We talked about how to sort out facts and opinions, relevant and irrelevant information.
One of my boys was a mad scribbler jotting notes and arrows and on a sheet of paper to help him visually picture the case. My other son is more of thinker. While his brother scribbled away, he paced and thought things through in his head. Sometimes they argued over different points.
Finally, someone declared that they solved the case. It was always a victory moment. Brothers are sometimes a bit competitive. I tried not to make it a race or a competition and instead encouraged them to ask each other questions to help each other.Jun 04, · Critical Thinking Detective Book 1 is one of several in the Critical Thinking Detective Lineup.
A page paperback workbook, Book 1 leads students through a series of detective cases challenging them to analyze data and develop observation skills. How to Teach Critical Thinking.
In this Article: Article Summary Encouraging Students to Have an Open Mind Helping Students Make Connections Teaching Students About Reliable Information Community Q&A If you want to teach your students critical thinking, give them opportunities to .
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