21st Century Icebreakers: 10 Ways to Get to Know Your Students with Technology. Some great ideas we've never thought of! Really like the idea of having students create their own avatar - it would be so fun to see the details each student includes and how it all applies to him/her! And, of course, incorporating Pinterest is always a good idea... ;) www.teachthis.com.au
Critical thinking skills are what we want our students to develop. Without these skills we can not guarantee a sound and effective education that will enable our kids to seamlessly blend in tomorrow 's job market. Therefore, it is our responsibility as teachers and educators to fully understand the components of this set of skills in order to better focus on them in our instruction.