B. E. A. R
Beleive Evidence Argue Respond Reflect
This thinking routine has been developed to help thinkers present a point of view and justify their ideas or position.
For younger communicators and thinkers, it is a great thinking routine for sharing ideas or developing choices in how to participate in a discussion.
For older communicators and thinkers, it is a great thinking routine for debaters or for developing persuasive arguments.
It is a good routine for science, history, mathematics where positions are taken, presented and justified based on evidence and listening to other ideas.