Whether you call it the cognitive domain of Bloom’s Taxonomy, Webb’s Depth of Knowledge, or AIMS’ Skills for Thinking, it all boils down to using full-featured learning experiences that engage the students in a variety of ways.
Learn How to Lesson Plan Your Class for Creativity
Standard Five: Knowledge of Classroom and Instructional Management Understand the cognitive processes associated with various kinds of learning (e. critical and creative thinking, problem structuring and problem solving, invention, memorizatio
Creative & Critical Thinking Skills #2 More Fun Printables to get Them Thinking
FREE Spring Creative Writing Exercises contains two writing activities for your students to practice their creative thinking skills. For additional writing exercises and prompts, see my Spring Creative Writing Activities and Handouts
They don't need creativity exercises or structure to sustain their voluminous creative output. If pure creativity eludes
Coffee Cups and Lesson Plans: Reading Comprehension with Bloom Balls. Teacher your students higher order thinking skills in a creative way and get them to connect on a deep level with their book!
STEM Creative Thinking Skills Cards
These cards contain question stems for each of the Creative Thinking Skills: Fluency, Flexibility, Elaboration, and Originality. The question cards are perfect resources to incorporate into your STEM activities by getting students to think creatively.
Native American Trading Cards! Research Activity for Gifted and Enrichment
Want a research project for your smarties that is so much more motivating than a report? Increase critical and creative thinking in your social studies and language arts curriculum! Your students' higher-order thinking skills will blos.