Thinking tools and graphic organizers are essential elements in every educator’s toolbox. These learning tools allow students to organize, analyze, reason, think from multiple viewpoints, and explore deep conceptual relationships. With this resource, we’ve put together the most effective and loved thinking tools for math, science, ELA, and lots more.
We have intentionally designed these thinking tools to be used to support students’ learning and thinking across various age groups subjects, skill levels, and competencies. You can adapt them to suit your students’ needs and start using them right away!
Use these thinking tools to make learning significant by:
- Encouraging students to make careful observations and thoughtful interpretations
- Enabling students to organize their thoughts in a clear and succinct manner
- Allowing for deeper exploration and understanding of concepts
- Provoking students to reflect on their learning and goals