How many triangles can you make with 9 sticks? Or older kids, Who can use these 9 sticks to make the most triangles? Kids can reinforce geometry and critical thinking skills through creating various shapes with sticks.
The 6 Thinking caps. Teaching students to analyze a situation from different perspectives. Could have the hats as props in the room and let students wear!
Button STEM Activity Challenge for Kids
Button STEM Activity Challenge for Kids. How high can you build your button tower? Encourage kids to use their fine motor and critical thinking skills to create the tallest button tower.
SIX THINKING HATS.wmv http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJmoq1R3KVc
A nice infographic that could be used as a quick reference for using the parallel thinking method outlined by De Bono's Six Thinking Hats.
De Bono's Thinking Hats- like this bulletin board- how cool.thinking caps for our thinking maps!
Thinking Hats Chants Posters
If you use Edward de Bono's Thinking Hats in your classroom or want a great way to teach each hat, this download is for you! Thinking Hats are a great way to bump up the rigor in many lessons.In the download you will receive 6 posters with chants on them to help you teach, and to help students remember the meanings of the 6 Thinking Hats.This download is not intended to teach you how to use Thinking Hats, but is a great tool for you to use once you understand them.Enjoy!