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Thinking Classroom Suggested Books & Websites
Here's a searchable list of books and links that inspire Thinking Classroom.

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More recommendations appear on the Thinking Classroom Pages and you can learn about Thinking Classroom principles & practices though my own books, Books by Mike Fleetham.

Disclaimer: I'm not responsible for the content of any links or other folks' books, however I hope you find some valuable ideas in them.
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Opening Doors to Famous Poetry and Prose
by Bob Cox

Opening Doors to Famous Poetry and Prose<BR>by Bob Cox There are books about learning theory which are fascinating and there are great textbooks which are practical. This one is both. Use it for one-off Literature lessons or to design a complete programme. Comes with a resources CDROM.

Available from Amazon

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Categories: Suggested Books, English

Tags: Literacy Literature

Grimm's Fairy Tales for Young and Old retold
by Philip Pullman

Grimms Fairy Tales for Young and Old retold <br>by Philip Pullman The Grimms' Fairy Tales for Young and Old retold by Philip Pullman

Available from Amazon

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Tags: Story

Rory's Story Cubes

Rorys Story Cubes Nine small dice from Rory O'Connor with multiple uses to stimulate imagination, thinking, speaking & listening and, ultimately, writing. Sets of three and other nine-pack themes available.

Available from Amazon

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Categories: Suggested Products, Creativity, English

Tags: Literacy Speaking and Listening Imagination Story

Annotated Fairy Tales

Annotated Fairy Tales A rich and diverse source of annotated fairy tales.

www.surlalunefairytales.com

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Categories: Websites, English, Teaching & Learning

Tags: Story

Idiom Resource

Idiom Resource Express yourself richly in English.

www.learn-english-today.com/idioms/idioms_proverbs.html

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Categories: Websites, English, Language, Creativity

Tags: Metaphor

Tongue Twisters

Tongue Twisters Tongue twisters for a short classroom diversion and brain break.

davidpbrown.co.uk/tongue-twisters.html

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Categories: Websites, English, Language

Tags: Fun

Storyworld: Christmas Tales Cards
by John & Caitlin Matthews

Storyworld: Christmas Tales Cards <br>by John & Caitlin Matthews The perfect Christmas thinking skills resource.

Available from Amazon

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Categories: Suggested Products, Creativity, Thinking Skills, English

Tags: Activity Christmas Story

The Seven Basic Plots
by Christopher Booker

The Seven Basic Plots <br>by Christopher Booker A comprehensive, well-written and wide ranging study of the common heritage of all stories.

Available from Amazon

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Categories: Suggested Books, Language, English

Tags: Story

Story Resources for the Classroom

Story Resources for the Classroom Clearly laid out and practically useful site for using stories in class.

www.storyarts.org

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Tags: Story

Stories for Thinking
by Robert Fisher

Stories for Thinking <br>by Robert Fisher Stories for the classroom with thinking skills questions.

Available from Amazon

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Categories: Suggested Books, Thinking Skills, English

Tags: Story