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Saturday, December 19

  1. page Forming Patterns edited ... MC Escher's Official Website Escher inspired videos (Maggie) There are many how-to videos a…
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    MC Escher's Official Website
    Escher inspired videos
    (Maggie) There are many how-to videos available to show the creation of these patterns. I was amazed at the simplicity.

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  2. page Recognizing Patterns edited ... www.newopticalillusions.com/.../ What's happening here? (Maggie) I found this link to anima…
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    What's happening here?
    (Maggie) I found this link to animated illusions from a friend and had to add it in.

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Sunday, November 8

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Tuesday, October 27

  1. page Abstracting3 edited What is the essence of abstraction? "There is are no "right"

    What is the essence of abstraction?
    "There isare no "right"
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  2. page Abstracting3 edited What is the essence of abstraction? "There is no "right" answers to these questi…

    What is the essence of abstraction?
    "There is no "right" answers to these questions: only a never-ending quest for greater simplicity and more profound truths. " (Root-Bernstein, 91)
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  3. page Book Talk Presentation edited Intro Chapters 1&2 Chapter 3 & 1. Rethinking Thinking 2. Schooling the Observation…

    Intro
    Chapters 1&2
    Chapter 3 &
    1. Rethinking Thinking 2. Schooling the Observation TableImagination
    The Tools

    The 13
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    all levels and ages of students.
    3. Observing - Observation Table Activity
    4. Imaging 5. Abstracting 6. Recognizing Patterns 7. Forming Patterns 8. Analogizing 9. Body Thinking 10. Empathizing 11. Dimensional Thinking 12. Modeling 13. Playing 14. Transforming 15. Synthesizing

    Summary
    Chapters 15 and 1616. Synthesizing Education
    Treats

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  4. page Book Talk Presentation edited Intro Observation Chapters 1&2 Chapter 3 & the Observation Table -Observing -Imag…

    Intro
    ObservationChapters 1&2
    Chapter 3 & the Observation
    Table
    -Observing
    -Imaging
    -Abstracting
    Universal

    The 13 thinking tools presented and discussed are universal
    life tools
    Summary
    Chapters 15 and 16
    Treats

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  5. page home edited ... 14. Transforming 15. Synthesizing 16. Synthesizing Education\ Education Root-Bernstein, …
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    14. Transforming
    15. Synthesizing
    16. Synthesizing Education\Education
    Root-Bernstein, R. S., & Root-Bernstein, M. (1999). Sparks of genius: The thirteen thinking tools of the
    world's most creative people. Boston, Mass: Houghton Mifflin.
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  6. page Rethinking Thinking edited "Everyone thinks. But not everyone thinks equally well....rethinking shifts our educational fo…
    "Everyone thinks. But not everyone thinks equally well....rethinking shifts our educational focus from what to think to how to think in the most productive ways possible" (Root-Bernstien, 1).
    What is this all about?
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    leave out nonlogicalnon-logical forms of
    Test your intuition...
    There are many tests out there to test your instant reactions. Harvard has a variety of IATs that test everything from your instinctual reactions to races, gender and even religions. It is quite an eye-opener!
    Why rethink thinking?
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    and critical enquiryinquiry skills, is
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    attempting to undertandunderstand ourselves, other
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