Tap into hidden creativity, engage students in the learning process, and foster creative thinking and expression with innovative techniques based on Downing's research and experience. Some 75 activities that allow users to practice skills as they acquire them are accompanied by dozens of sample lessons and numerous tips for getting started and avoiding pitfalls. Imaginary excursions, choice mapping, Socratic seminars, storytelling, question stringing, scripted interviews, ensemble reading-and more-any educator can use these techniques. Grades K-12.Educating for Character: How Our Schools Can Teach Respect and Responsibility. ... The Teachera#39;s Quotation Book: Little Lessons in Learning. ... New York: Penguin Books. ... Translated and edited by Walter Kaufman. ... The Art of Creative Thinking: A Practical Guide. ... 1985-1990 by the Epistemology and Learning Research Group. Norwood, NJ: Ablex. Peck, M. Scott. 1978. The Road Less Traveled:anbsp;...
|Title||:||Creative Teaching: Ideas to Boost Student Interest|
|Author||:||James P Downing|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 1997-07-15|