Thinking Through PSHE, Citizenship and Careers Education & Guidance helps you to explore how Thinking Skills activities engage students in a learning process that is also a social experience.
Exemplars support students to construct their own understanding and ultimately to become independent learners.
This results from interaction, intervention, stimulation and collaboration.
Each exemplar is specifically designed to allow students to acquire information, ideas and skills and develop values, ways of thinking and the means to express themselves.
In doing this, students learn how to learn. This book is born out of a passionate belief that students' personal and social development goes hand-in-hand with their ability to learn and to achieve in all subject areas. Thinking Through PSHE will: *help you to encourage a wide range of ideas in the classroom *enable students to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding that they will need to live healthy, confident, independent lives *focus on helping students know how as well as know what *help you to devote valuable time to PSHE, Citizenship and Careers Education & Guidance that is of real use to students *increase student participation and engagement *raise achievement by involving and motivating students in their learning *develop your use of Thinking Skills strategies and enhance your professional development