Core Routines

 

What Makes You Say That? Interpretation with justification routine

Think Puzzle Explore A routine that sets the stage for deeper inquiry

Think Pair Share A routine for active reasoning and explanation

Circle of Viewpoint A routine for exploring diverse perspectives

I used to Think… Now I think… A routine for reflecting on how and why our thinking has changed

See Think Wonder  A routine for exploring works of art and other
interesting things

Compass Points A routine for examining propositions

 

Core Routines In Action:

Example of 4 year old students using Circle of Viewpoints

Example of 2nd graders using Think Puzzle Explore

Upper Elementary using See Think Wonder

Middle School using See Think Wonder

4th Graders using See Think Wonder with Teacher’s guidance.

4th Graders using See Think Wonder with Teacher’s guidance.

Using Art for See Think Wonder.

Upper Elementary using “I Used to Think but Now I Think”

Teacher Reflections on Routine “I Used to Think but Now I Think”

Teacher Demonstrates Using Headlines to Elementary Students

 

 

References: Visible Thinking Website http://www.visiblethinkingpz.org/VisibleThinking_html_files/01_VisibleThinkingInAction/01a_VTInAction.html