Project Zero’s Visible Thinking approach shows how. Ron Ritchhart and David Perkins. What are your thoughts about arthropods? Chances are you don’t have. Making Thinking Visible: How to Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners eBook: Ron Ritchhart, Mark Church, Karin Morrison. Making Thinking Visible has ratings and reviews. Laura said: MTV is a book to make us (teachers) more thoughtful about the thinking our student.

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About the Author Ron RitchhartEd. The book opens and closes with culture, not just creating a culture of “civility” and “respect,” though those are certainly important.

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Dec 30, Tiffany MacSlarrow rated it it was amazing. Trivia About Making Thinking V Creating Cultures of Thinking February 25, to May 26, The necessity of conversation for learning was, perhaps, one of the things I loved about this book most. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The introductory chapters about thinking and how we do it, and how to promote it, and the final chapters on reflecting are all nice bonuses to the book and good to promote your own thinking but the “routines” ritchhwrt practices are the viisible meat here and can be used even if you don’t have time to ponder those other chapters right now.

I use this book for every aspect of my work!

Learn more about Amazon Prime. Paperbackpages. I work with teachers, and this book provides strategies that they can use in the classroom with their students as well as strategies that I can integrate with adult learning.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Join us thijking March for Let’s Play, a new online mini-course from PZ’s pedagogyofplay research team. Read the book to identify which handful of the 21 routines you can practically implement in your classroom—no one can effectively use them all.

While I think this is a very valuable resource for ANY teacher, I think this would be especially amazing for a first year teacher needing a bunch of explanation and examples in the classroom. Refresh and try again. I have already used this book to shape the language I use with the pre-service teachers who come into my classroom.


As a longtime teacher in higher ed, I have seen how hard it is to get student engagement. Read reviews that mention thinking visible making thinking thinking routines project zero great book highly recommend hard copy easy to read kindle edition grade levels well written great resource high school become better prior knowledge educators at all levels professional development every teacher practical advice ron ritchhart.

These routines, designed by researchers at Project Zero at Harvard, scaffold and support one’s thinking.

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. However, these ideas were just a theory and were not based on research on learning. In truth, we need to be experts in our subject areas and also have special expertise in teaching the material. Can be applied with students at all grade ritchharrt and in all content areas. Nonetheless, they have become codified into the way many teachers are taught to think about thinking.

Teachers must be mentors and guides. Aug 12, Eric rated it really liked it. Resource Summary From the back cover: Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Jul 01, Charlie rated it really liked it.

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Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. This book is an invaluable tool for increasing the engagement of all students. From what I have seen, the bulk of students come thiinking class with a reasonable amount of keenness to learn; taking care to engage them using creative means can be very helpful. I read this but never reviewed it. The website Project Zero at Harvard has a number of the routines that you can br MTV is a book to make us teachers more makign about the thinking our student do.

Our most-read stories this year primarily centered on relationships and connection. A proven program for rifchhart students’ thinking and comprehension abilities Visible Thinking is a research-based approach to teaching thinking, begun at Harvard’s Project Zero, that develops students’ thinking dispositions, while at the same time deepening their understanding of the topics they study.


Jul 15, Jen rated it really liked it Shelves: Make Just One Change: Vjsible than a set of fixed lessons, Visible Thinking is a varied collection of practices, including thinking routines?

Although the examples are all from primary education, I feel that this book is equally useful for higher ed too. I think this book can help us to fill in this second aspect that we in higher ed often neglect. A Typology of Classroom Questions.

Making Thinking Visible

It then takes readers inside diverse learning environments to show how thinking can be made visible at any grade level and across all subject areas through the use of effective questioning, listening, documentation, and facilitative structures called “Thinking routines”. Since its debut, the response has been overwhelming.

You’ll find great practical ideas to introduce into your classroom there. Creating Cultures of Thinking: Reading this book visiblr me want to go back to school again This book will become a landmark in that journey. I look rritchhart to using this in my classroom. I know kaking of the material from PDs, but I had the book for over a month before I finally read it.

This innovative book unravels the mysteries of thinking and its connection to understanding and engagement. Often, especially in higher ed, the thinking among teachers is that vvisible are experts in their subject matter and that their job is to present the material and it is the students’ job to pay attention and understand.

In Making Thinking Visible, the authors give teachers some much-needed traction on this question, identifying 8 activities that are components of critical and creative thinking, and then naming and explaining 21 routines for making those components that most often take place invisibly, inside our heads, visible. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.