History of ideas – Thinking Routine

History of ideas – Thinking Routine

History of ideas” is a  thinking routine that has been developed to help thinkers recognise that ideas aren’t formed and developed in isolation; they are influenced by thinking histories.

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History of ideas – Thinking Routine

History of ideas” is a  thinking routine that has been developed to help thinkers recognise that ideas aren’t formed and developed in isolation; they are influenced by thinking histories.

  • Learners are asked to reflect on what are the current ideas that they hold about a given topic, perspective, etc?
  • Learners are asked to analyse what might have influenced this idea? Was it a personal experience, etc?
  • Learners are then asked to analyse and consider what they might do with this idea, perspective in the future?