The Cyber Path to Critical and Creative Thinking

By: Rabbi Yehuda Schwartzberg
from Stars of Israel Academy

Category:
Development of Critical and / or Creative Thinking

Subject(s) of entry:
Gemara, Halacha, History, Ivrit, Literature/ English, Mishnah, Tanach

Pedagogy:
PBL - project based learning, Blended Learning, 21st Century Skills

Grade(s) to which this was taught:
6-8

Grade(s) for which this will be useful:
K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Elementary school, Middle school, High school

This is a revolutionary approach which incorporates innovative technology to engage students in using higher order thinking in Jewish texts. Using the platform of Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy, students are guided to create their own content as a means of presenting their understanding of the texts. This approach is also being used by secular studies teachers in our school.

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