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Critical Thinking Questions Students Should Be Able to Ask ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

Critical Thinking Questions Students Should Be Able to Ask ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning | 6-Traits Resources | Scoop.it

Critical thinking requires a special set of questions that have the ability to activate higher order thinking skills and therefore enable students to evaluate, synthesize, apply, analyze and interpret information. These questions are usually open in nature and tend to foster divergent thinking. Prince George’s County provides a very good explanation of each of these kinds of questions with examples of each category. 

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This infographic sits on top of a powerful set of questions that will help any reader/thinker of any age ... get critical!

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Stuart Schwartz's curator insight, January 4, 2015 3:57 PM

EAP teachers take notice.

Sarah McElrath's curator insight, January 7, 2015 12:35 PM

These questions aren't just useful for reading, but they do help understand text as well.

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ReadWriteThink Providing educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.

ReadWriteThink Providing educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction. | 6-Traits Resources | Scoop.it
Providing educators and students access to the highest quality practices and resources in reading and language arts instruction.

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