July 9, 2014
Developing Critical Thinking through Web Research Skills is a free PDF eBook from Microsoft for teachers and educators.This short 37 pages ebook provides a wide range of ideas for teaching web search skills and critical thinking in all grades (k-12). It also features different resources to introduce teachers to the concept of critical thinking and provides them with practical guides on how they can go about incorporating critical thinking skill in their instruction.
I came across this wonderful eBook through a resourceful list containing more than 300 free eBooks provided by Microsoft. This eBook as well all the other eBooks featured in that list are free to download. You don't need to sign up or register to download them.
Here is a quick look into the table of content of Developing Critical Thinking through Web Research Skills:
- Literacy and Critical Thinking in the Digital Age
- A New Set of Skills: Essential Web Research Skills
- Ideas for Teaching Web Research Skills and Critical Thinking in Grades K–12
Developing Critical Thinking through Web Research Skills eBook is available for download from this link. Enjoy