Designed to promote critical thinking for grades K–6 and secondary grades 6–8, Team ThinkUp! includes a full-color student activity book, containing one unit for each of The 9 Traits of Critical Thinking™: Adapt, Examine, Create, Communicate, Collaborate, Inquire, Link, Reflect, and Strive. With Team ThinkUp!, you’ll not only be teaching your students about the 9 traits, you’ll be empowering them to use critical thinking at school, at home, and throughout life!
ThinkUp! ELAR, Math, Science, and Writing
ThinkUp! Math and ThinkUp! ELAR (Levels 1–8), ThinkUp! Science (Levels 3–8), and ThinkUp! Writing (Levels 4 and 7) each integrate critical thinking across subjects and curricula. These products build students who are thinkers while achieving mastery of standards.
With ThinkUp! Foundations, you’ll build a school-wide critical thinking culture that promotes student engagement, deeper understanding, and a lifetime of learning. Versions are specifically designed for elementary school leaders and teachers and secondary school leaders and teachers.
Our ThinkUp! Line of Critical Thinking Products
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The 9 Traits of Critical Thinking™
Each trait contributes to the development of skillful thinking and an environment that supports deeper learning. Students become more effective critical thinkers and problem solvers when they apply the 9 traits: Adapt, Examine, Create, Communicate, Collaborate, Reflect, Strive, Link, and Inquire.
Critical Thinking Success Stories
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