Archive for junio 2014

Blogging as a Curation Platform

I have written about curation before using Twitter as a Curation Tool and about the importance of helping our Students Becoming Curators of Information.  Sue Waters also just published a very compr…


Content curation requires more than just the selection of information. It’s the assembling, categorizing, commenting and presenting of the best content available.

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Strategies To Promote Critical Thinking in the Elementary Classroom

See on Scoop.itPensamiento crítico y su integración en el Curriculum

For us, critical thinking happens when students analyze and evaluate evidence, arguments, claims and beliefs. They can then learn how to make judgments and decisions based on others’ points of view, interpret information and draw conclusions.

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enrique rubio royo‘s insight:

Entre las diversas estrategias para promocionar el pensamiento crítico, se proponen cuatro (INQUIRY, QUESTIONING, PROBLEM SOLVING Y COLLABORATION), por ser, según el autor, las de mayor impacto.

Buena síntesis a la hora de implementar en el aula, de manera colaborativa,  el aprendizaje significativo y el pensamiento crítico         , siendo clave plantear ‘guiding questions’, de naturaleza abierta (‘open-ended’), en la actividad diaria con los estudiantes.

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