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Old Tech: Thinking Focus

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Old Tech: Thinking Focus

A Curriculum Tool about old technology - electronic; last century.



Categories: Thinking Tool, Enquiry Thinking, Curriculum, DT, History, Educators

Tags: Technology Computers
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Judgement Think Sheet

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Judgement Think Sheet

A Think Sheet with simple challenges to help children develop judgement.



Categories: Think Sheet, Thinking Skills, DT, Junior

Tags: Judgement Decision Making Evaluation
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Genius Hour 2 - Cardboard Challenge

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Genius Hour 2 - Cardboard Challenge A follow-on Article from October 2014's look at Genius Hour. This one describes the impact of The Cardboard Challenge and offers inspiration for trying it out yourself.

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Categories: Article, Creativity, Business, DT, Junior

Tags: Genius Hour Creative Curriculum Design Creative Thinking

Daisy May the Cheese Thief

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Daisy May the Cheese Thief An unpublished Thinking Story including a fun creative activity around generating the names of new cheeses. Can also be applied to character generation for story writing.

Categories: Story, Creativity, DT, English, Junior

Tags: Story Creative Thinking
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GAT Builder

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GAT Builder A short extract from Including Gifted, Able and Talented Learners offering ideas to support pupils who are more able at building and creating 3D projects - maybe those you can see making a career in civil engineering or architecture.

Categories: Book & EBook, Gifted, Able & Talented, DT, Junior, Secondary

Tags: Gifted Able & Talented Leadership Architecture
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4 Expert Support Packs

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4 Expert Support Packs Book Associated Resources providing 4 additional resources to support specific gifts, abilities and talents in children: Storytelling, Inventing, Geography and Sport. Taken from the book Including GAT Learners, from LDA in which there are 21 further subject based resources.

Categories: Book & EBook, Gifted, Able & Talented, DT, English, Geography, PE

Tags: Gifted Able & Talented
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Apollo Thinking

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Apollo Thinking A Thinking Skills Tool that uses the concept of time-limited problem solving with limited resources to stimulate creative thinking. Inspired by the Apollo 13 mission.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Creative Thinking, Thinking Skills, DT, Science, Junior, Secondary

Tags: Problem Solving Space
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Nature Thinking

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Nature Thinking A Thinking Skills Tool that looks to nature for creative problem solving ideas.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Creative Thinking, Thinking Skills, DT, Junior, Secondary

Tags: Problem Solving Nature Innovation
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Snow Angels Artwork

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Snow Angels Artwork Original Illustration roughs from the stories Snow Angels and Alfred's Gift, published in Thinking Stories to Wake Up Your Mind and Surprising Stories. Use to build activities and displays around the stories.

Categories: Story, Learning Styles, DT, Infant, Junior

Tags: Bullying Independent Learning Christmas Story
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Snow Angels

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Snow Angels A Story with activities from "Thinking Stories to Wake Up Your Mind" in which Alfred the Snow Angel finds his style of doing things at odds with the other angels. Addresses bullying and learning styles. 

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Categories: Story, Learning Styles, DT, Infant, Junior

Tags: Bullying Independent Learning Christmas Story

Loom Thinking

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Loom Thinking A hands on Thinking Skills Tool to help pupils clarify their subject knowledge then weave it into new combinations.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Creative Thinking, Creativity, Any Subject, DT, Junior

Tags: Active Learning
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1 Block Thinking Powerpoint

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1 Block Thinking Powerpoint A Thinking Tool Template in Powerpoint, for easily generating 1 Block symbols. Banks of shapes are provided for you to resize, reshape and lay over a solid square to produce new images.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Visual Thinking, Thinking Skills, Creativity, Art, DT, Infant, Junior

Tags: Visual Thinking Design
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1 Block Thinking

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1 Block Thinking A Thinking Skills Tool that helps pupils to develop their visual thinking skills. Start with a single blank square and transform it into different symbols for subject ideas or classroom behaviours.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Visual Thinking, Thinking Skills, Art, DT, Infant, Junior

Tags: Visual Thinking Design
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DT Think Sheet - Product Ideas

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DT Think Sheet - Product Ideas A Think Sheet of Thinking Classroom ideas for considering design requirements and innovative/creative product problem solving.

Categories: Think Sheet, DT, Junior, Secondary, Thinking Skills

Tags: Design
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iThinking Powerpoint

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iThinking Powerpoint A Thinking Tool Template in Powerpoint, including iThinking instructions, 2 examples (nutrition and colour) and generic slides with prompts to help you design your own activity.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Questioning, Skills-Based Learning, Art, DT, Secondary

Tags: Independent Learning Decision Making
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iThinking

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iThinking A Thinking Skills Tool that provides a simple progression of decision-making; suggested prompt questions and opportunities for all pupils to become more independent in thought and learning.

Categories: Thinking Tool, Questioning, Skills-Based Learning, Art, DT, History, Secondary

Tags: Independent Learning Decision Making
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