New Stock of Thinking Dice Educational Games Arrive
Your child can develop higher order thinking and questioning skills with this great new Thinking Dice game! Teaching children thinking Skills can make a world of difference; research shows that thinking skills are essential for effective learning. Each set comprises of six large colour coded foam dice. Every dice has a question structure printed on each side. These are specifically
designed to promote questioning and higher order thinking, at a specific level of Bloom’s revised taxonomy of thinking. These are:
remembering and recalling information,understanding ideas and concepts, applying information, analysing information in order to explore
and understand relationships, evaluating ideas,concepts and situations and creativity, making something new with the knowledge. Thinking Dice can be easily adapted for a wide age range and a wide subject range. The possibilities of developing children’s higher order thinking are endless!
So what's the difference between the red die and the Blue? So what is the difference between the red die and the green?
Remembering Dice (Yellow)
Understanding Dice (Orange)
This is Bloom’s lowest level of thinking. Enables recall of information.
Bloom’s second level of lower order thinking. Promotes the explanation of ideas or concepts.
Applying Dice (Red)
Analysing Dice (Green)
Transition level from lower order thinking to higher order thinking. Engages pupils in using information in another situation.
Higher order thinking. Encourages the child to break information into parts to explore understanding and relationships.
Evaluating Dice (Blue)
Creating Dice (Purple)
Higher order thinking. Guides the child to justify a decision or course of action.
Higher order thinking. Challenges the child to generate new ideas, products or ways of doing things.