Below are downloadable files for some key Culture of Thinking resources. The research and theoretical basis for the Cultures of Thinking work can be found in Ron Ritchhart's book, Intellectual Character.

Cultures of Thinking principles and routines discussed in Making Thinking Visible written by Ron Ritchhart with Mark Church and Karin Morrison.

COT Connector

Skills Padlet


Principles of COT



Visible Thinking Resource Site
http://www.visiblethinkingpz.org/VisibleThinking_html_files/VisibleThinking1.html
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Thinking Routines

Definition



Routine Matrix



Core Routines


Understanding, Truth, Fairness, and Creativity Routines

Chart of Routines



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What Makes You Say That?


I Used to think, but now I think...


Think-Pair-Share


Circle of View Points

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Student Thinking Survey

Student Thinking Survey

Student Survey Breakdown