Deeper Thinking & Reflection

Collaboration | Science of Collaboration | First Action Steps | Application Strategies

Communication for Collaboration | Feedback | Reading for Understanding | Deeper Thinking & Reflection

  • Pause Time and Think Time
    Give learners time to collect and organized their thoughts before answering questions or sharing ideas in small groups and whole class. Explore this article for ideas: Extending the Silence.
  • Chalk Talk – Example OneTwo
    Use this silent activity for learners to explore their thinking along with others. The experience enhances awareness of ideas by others. The silent task of posting and responding to posted comments and questions promotes every voice to be heard.
  • Affinity Mapping
  • Making Meaning Routine (Ron Ritcchart) – ResourcesDirections and Examples
  • Gallery Walk for Learning
  • Fishbowl
  • Socratic Seminars