How do we create a Thinking Generation?





Web Links

https://bubbl.us/2.0- Mind Mapping Tool (NEW VERSION FOR 2011 - give it a try!)
Dipity - Timeline Tool
Thinking - A page full of useful links related to Thinking (Tools, Organisors, Wiki's, Projects, ICT etc etc)

Think!

Graphic Organisors

The following graphic organisers are pdf files that can be printed then written on. In some cases they can also be added to
Thanks to the PEAK and RELLCO Clusters for 'open sharing'...
42 page pdf file of graphic organisers
Blank Monthly Calendar
Cause and Effect Chain
Circle Diagram
Clock
Clock Diagram (make own)
Cluster Diagram
Comparison-Contrast Chart
Concept Map (for lesson/unit)
Concept Event Map
Conclusions Chart
Cycle Diagram (make own)
E-Chart
Evaluation Pyramid
Fishbone Planner
Five W's
Five W's and H
Flowchart
Frayer Model (make own)
Free Form Circle Web
General Organiser
Icecream Cone
KWHL (make own)
KWL Chart
Main Idea and Details Chart
Making Connections
Persuasive Planner
Photo Scrapbook
Pie Chart
Positive-Negative Chart
PMI (make own)
Rank Order Chart
Sandwich
Sensory Details Chart
Sequence Chain
Spider Map
Story Map
Think, Pair, Share
Timeline
Timeline Form
Weekly Journal
What If Chart
Y-Chart (make own)

Even More.....
Graphic Organisors
More Graphic Organisors
You can never have enough Graphic Organisors!
Still More Graphic Organisors






RockYou FXText

Hatmap.png
Thinking Hats Six Hats Reading Using the Six hats in your Classroom==
Six_hats_pic.png
Six Hats
White Hat
Green Hat
Yellow Hat
Red Hat
Black Hat
Blue Hat

Tony Ryan's ResourcesTony.png

Thinkers Keys Book
Thinking Tools
Questioning Keys (small, excellent to print on colour card and children to manipulate and interactively challenge, discuss)
Key Descriptors
Thinkers Keys Cats (Using Thinkers Keys)
Inspiring Classrooms Power Point

Art Costa's Habits of Mind Habits.png [[http://Art Costa's Habits of Mind|The Art Costa Centre for Thinking Website ]] Websites: Teaching the Habits

Description
Stages of Development
Teacher Self Assessment
Posters


















Jamie McKenzie

Websites

FNO - from now on
Questioning
Questioning Toolkit



Bloom's Taxonomy
Thinking about Thinking




Kipling's Seven Servants






Pohl's

Thinking Education Website
His thinkers Key's



Mixing it up!

Gifted Students, Thinking Skills and ICT! Probably one of the BEST for planning using Bloom's, Thinkers Keys, De Bono, Scamper, Also has links to EPals, Webquests, Integrated Projects, Graphic Organisors, Online Projects and MORE!!!!! (One of my personal all time favorite sites)

Some of the links to the Kurwongbah School Thinking Contracts have now changed.....CLICK HERE TO VISIT their Thinking and Learning Website if the links you click on can no longer be found on the "Gifted Students Site".



Waste.png
This contract could easily be used in a digital form for students and interactive components could be added to enrich the learning experiences. I would love to see it evolve into a collaborative project between two schools in different countries and have the students engage in rich dialogue to ask and answer their questions.