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critical thinking interactive activities

Can you solve the magical maze riddle?

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  1. Critical Thinking Lessons | TED-Ed

    5. TED-Ed lessons on the subject Critical Thinking. TED-Ed celebrates the ideas of teachers and students around the world. Discover hundreds of animated lessons, create customized lessons, and share your big ideas.

  2. 11 Activities That Promote Critical Thinking In The Class

    6. Start a Debate. In this activity, the teacher can act as a facilitator and spark an interesting conversation in the class on any given topic. Give a small introductory speech on an open-ended topic. The topic can be related to current affairs, technological development or a new discovery in the field of science.

  3. Games for Building Critical-Thinking Skills - Common Sense

    Little Alchemy 2. Flex alchemical muscles in amusing, discovery-based puzzler. Bottom Line: This amusing puzzle game encourages creativity, perseverance, and systems thinking, and with creative integration it can build interest in math, science, history, and literature. Grades: 6–12. Price:

  4. 14 Classroom Games to Play with Students - Mentimeter

    Education should be an exciting adventure that sparks curiosity. Discover 14 games handpicked for students of all ages, designed to make learning interactive and enjoyable. By blending entertainment and education, these games foster critical thinking, collaboration, and problem-solving skills, improving the classroom experience.

  5. 10 Team-Building Games That Promote Critical Thinking

    3. Zoom. Zoom is a classic classroom cooperative game that never seems to go out of style. Simply form students into a circle and give each a unique picture of an object, animal, or whatever else suits your fancy. You begin a story that incorporates whatever happens to be on your assigned photo.

  6. 10 Great Critical Thinking Activities That Engage Your Learners

    Other Critical Thinking Activities. Jigsaw—Developing Community and Disseminating Knowledge: Learners take on the role of “experts” or “specialists” of a particular topic. Then a panel of experts is assembled to get the larger picture. K-W-L Charts—Assessing What We Know/What We Still Want to Learn: Charts to document “What I Know ...