Poster: Questions a Critical Thinker Asks
Reflect on your learning. Think about the following questions and write your answers in the boxes bellow. You can email your answers to yourself, but this is totally optional.
- Think about someone you consider to be a critical thinker (friend, prof, historical figure, etc). What qualities does he/she have?
- Take a look at some of the critical thinking strategies in our video. Pick one strategy that makes sense to you. How can you apply this critical thinking technique to your academic work?
- Habits of mind are attitudes and beliefs that influence how you approach the world (i.e. inquiring attitude, open mind, respect for truth, etc). What is one habit of mind you would like to actively develop over the next year? How will you develop a daily practice to cultivate this habit?