ERIC Number: ED355500
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1993-Apr
Activities for Encouraging the Development of Formal and Advanced Thinking in Junior High and Senior High School Students.
On the premise that a variety of reading and writing activities will help students develop their thinking skills, this paper offers seven class activities intended to encourage the development of formal and advanced thinking in junior and senior high school students. The activities, intended as basic activities which teachers can adapt to their subject, age group, and learning environment, are as follows: (1) Oral Book Report: Television Talk Show; (2) Listening/Responding to Music; (3) Students Teaching a Concept; (4) Editing an Article; (5) Writing an Additional Scene for a Book; (6) Reading Journals; and (7) Personality Profiles and Interviews. For each of the activities, general goals, objectives and procedures, and assessment are described. (SR)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A