|Dimensions||22.7 x 15 x 1.6 cm|
Edited by Art Costa and Bena Kallick
Distinguished educators Arthur L. Costa and Bena Kallick present this collection of stories by educators around the world who have successfully implemented the habits in their day-to-day teaching in K-12 classrooms.
The collective wisdom and experience of these thoughtful practitioners provide readers with the insight into the transdisciplinary nature of the 16 Habits of Mind – intelligent behaviours that lead to success in school and the larger world – as well as model lessons and suggestions fo weaving the habits into daily instruction in language arts, music, physical education, social studies, math, foreign language and other content areas. Readers will come to understand that, far from an “add-on” to the curriculum, the habits are an essential element for helping students at all grade levels successfully deal with the challenges they face in school and beyond.