Thinking Together ProjectA dialogue-based approach to the development of children's thinking and learning.Spoken Language
Spoken language enables us to do much more than share information - it enables us to think together. But as teachers, do we always use it to best advantage? And do we give enough attention to enabling children to use language as a tool for learning and problem-solving?
On this website we explain how years of practical, classroom-based research in several countries and with learners of all ages has provided useful answers to these questions.
We also provide some downloadable material for researchers and teachers, with links to useful books, research projects and other websites.
Even as educators are turning to technology to offer ever more granular data on children’s learning, November maintains teaching them to assess their own performance is more useful. Students could grade themselves, providing evidence to support conclusions and comparing the grades against the findings of the teacher.
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There is so much in this book, that there must be something for everybody. A lot of the ideas aren't new and maybe wouldn't be though of as particularly creative. However, with so many ideas to read about, everyone will find something they can use.
Over the course of human history, thousands of languages have developed from what was once a much smaller number. How did we end up with so many? And how do we keep track of them all? Alex Gendler explains how linguists group languages into language families, demonstrating how these linguistic trees give us crucial insights into the past.
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In 2006, former US president George Bush supported his embattled defense secretary Donald Rumsfeld with the words: “But I’m the decider, and I decide what ...
Fascinating article. Another effective learning strategy. I've had a feeling about this for a long time. I sometimes dream how to solve classroom management issues or come up with good activity ideas when I'm asleep.
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