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Magazine Issue 116: Economics

February 2020

This month: Thoughts about Mediation & Economics

Mediation
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This Month's Article:

Blog: Becoming a Mediator

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Blog: Becoming a Mediator

Mike's first blog about mediation as he prepares to train:

https://mikefleetham.wordpress.com/2020/02/12/becoming-a-mediator/



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Categories: Article, Leadership, Educators

Tags: Coaching Mediation Conflict Productivity

New Resources:

Economics: Thinking Focus

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Economics: Thinking Focus

A Curriculum Tool for introducing the idea of economics.



Categories: Thinking Tool, Enquiry Thinking, Curriculum, Other Subject, Secondary

Tags: Economics Currciulum
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Economics: PowerPoint

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Economics: PowerPoint

Thinking Tool Template in PowerPoint for easy classroom use of Economics: Thinking Focus.



Categories: Thinking Tool, Enquiry Thinking, Curriculum, Other Subject, Secondary

Tags: Economics Curriculum
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Economics: Think Sheet

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Economics: Think Sheet

Think Sheet to help pupils delve deeper into the concept of economics.



Categories: Article, Enquiry Thinking, Curriculum, Other Subject, Secondary

Tags: Economics Curriculum
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Thinking Stories to Wake Up Your Mind <br>by Mike Fleetham A Book containing 27 original tales with follow-on currciulum-linked activities for Primary and Lower Secondary. Literacy infused with the full range of Thinking Skills inspired by Bloom's Taxonomy. Classroom tasks with photocopiable worksheets that will save you planning time and embed Thinking firmly into everyday lessons. 

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Categories: Book & EBook, Thinking Skills, English, Junior, Secondary

Tags: Assemblies Bloom's Taxonomy Thinking Stories

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Business Think Sheet - Entrepreneur

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Business Think Sheet - Entrepreneur A Think Sheet of Thinking Classroom ideas for developing the skills, attitudes and thought processes of innovation.

Categories: Think Sheet, Business, Secondary, Tertiary, Thinking Skills

Tags: Innovation Problem Solving Creative Thinking
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Books:

How Money Works by DK

How Money Works by DK

A wide-ranging visual guide for teachers and older students. Covers money, economics, investments, government finances. Short, precise, illustrated knowledge.

Available from Amazon



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Categories: Suggested Books, Curriculum

Tags: Economics Money

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Kids Starting Businesses

Kids Starting Businesses

How children can think about a business idea and then take action. From wikihow.



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Categories: Websites

Tags: Economics Curriculum Business