"I too received an email. When i first saw his request , I thought was one of us requesting help with the audio and the whole course but when I read the email, I noticed is one of the scammers who are saying they have some large amount of money that…"
"I looked at you lesson plan. I realise it is for a primary school. I want to find out what areas the students will include in the school conservation policy?
Do you have samples of the work they will do?
The topic is a very interesting and can be a…"
"I have used a rubric before but was a long time ago. what I am a bit unsure of is how to assess portfolios, use the results from rubric and checklist to help in giving scores to students.
I know how a portfolio operates but my understanding is that…"
"In my classes, I used mathematical calculations to help students to draw conclusions. I sometimes try to get them to answer 'why' questions. However this sometimes pose challenges.
I believe the teaching of critical thinking skills will…"
"The program was an informative one. I used Bloom's Taxonomy before but not as how it is used here. I particularly like how the strateies are used to linked to other subjects. Although I would have appreciated more detailed lesson plan…"
"In Episode 4, Socratic Seminar was used to create and develop deep thinking, Mathematical data was used to solve problems, interviews, probing questions and creating the graph was strategies exercised to promote critical thinking.
My school system…"
"In Episode 3, Bloom's Taxonomy was used to emphasize the promotion of critical thinking. This new step (the use of critical thinking) encourages discussion and brainstorming, sharing of ideas, developing plans, giving reasons and justifying…"
"Great observations. I concur with your sharing. My definition is
"critical thinking is the ability to use reasoning and reflective thinking to make sound and rational decisions or judgement.
I want to also emphasis the fact that we should not…"
"After listening to Episode 1, I conclude that in also asking the What, When and Who questions, we must also ask Why and How. These questions (why and how) initiate critical thinking. To me, encouraging critical thinking is like encouraging persons…"
"After listening to Episode 1, I conclude that in also asking the What , When and Who questions, we must also ask Why and How. These questions (why and how) initiate critical thinking. To me, encourage critical thinking is like encourage persons to…"
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Westerhall Secondary School
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I have been a teacher for the last eighteen years. I am a Mathematics and sometimes Information Technology teacher. I taught at the primary school, secondary and even tertiary level. I love teaching Mathematics and teaching generally. I endeavour to change the mindset of people that Mathematics is hard. I strongly want to see persons appreciate Maths more.
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