Teaching thinking skills

Shirali, Padmapriya (2015) Teaching thinking skills. At Right Angles, 4 (3). pp. 1-12.

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Practically every human activity involves usage of thinking skills. What are thinking skills? They are essentially mental processes that we do: classifying objects, observing properties, encoding information, comparing, taking decisions, making inferences and solving problems. Thinking skills can be viewed as the building blocks of the whole canvas of thinking. These thinking skills are broadly classified into two categories: lower order thinking skills and higher order thinking skills.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Shirali, Padmapriya
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Thinking skills, Logic, Reasoning, Exploring, Pattern, Conjecture
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
URI: http://publications.azimpremjiuniversity.edu.in/id/eprint/1709
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