by Ron Ritchhart
The “Making Thinking Visible: How to Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners” is a popular book that reveals how to improve students thinking. The author of this wonderful book is Ron Ritchhart, Mark Church, and Karin Morrison. Ron Ritchhart is a senior researcher at Project Zero. He is the author of Intellectual Character from Jossey-Bass. Making Thinking Visible engages the reader from start to end of the line. In this book, the authors talk about student thinking, how to increase it. It is a research-based approach book to teaching about thinking.
After reading this helpful book, students thinking becomes visible because this book explains easy-to-implement class strategies. It can be applied with students at all grade levels and in all content areas. This book offers simple, straightforward activities and strategies that create chances for students to demonstrate and communicate their understanding. Furthermore, Making Thinking Visible has many routines that you can use with students to help activate their past knowledge, chew on reading or information that they have just learned and thought critically about ideas. To sum it help, Making Thinking Visible is an excellent book for teachers.