Teaching Thinking Skills with Fairy Tales and Fantasy
How much do I want to read more? 7/10
Those are simple stories, like the ugly duck, the Lion and the mouse, with a morale.
It presents some questions for children to reflect about the text.
It is presented in such a simple way, it can be a quick read for adults to grasp some of those little stories we may know or not.
Fairy tales and fantasy do help to shape great minds. Einstein was an avid reader of fairy tales.
WHAT IS THINKING?
Thinking begins with
- A question
- A need
- A problem
Good thinking uses the skills of
Good thinking results in
- New skills,
- or methods;
- new questions or needs.