Thinking skills are cognitive processes that enable us to make meaning from and create with information. They are habits of mind or thinking behaviours that define attitudes and dispositions of good thinkers.
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What Are Thinking Skills?
We can improve our thinking skills by understanding specific types of thinking, how they work, and practicing to improve our thinking abilities. If we become more conscious about those skills, we become better as a person, family member, and worker.
TYPES OF THINKING SKILLS...
There Are 5 Types Of Thinking
1. ANALYTICAL THINKING…
Analysis of the facts is required to prove or disprove the hypotheses
Analysis provides an understanding of issues and drivers behind the problem
Root Cause Analysis is an effective method of probing – it helps identify what, how, and why something happened.
Analytical Thinking follows the scientific approach to problem solving… Problem Hypothesis Solution Analysis Facts
2. IMPLEMENTAL THINKING
implementation is the carrying out, execution, or practice of a plan, a method, or any design for doing something. As such, implementation is the action that must follow any preliminary thinking in order for something to actually happen.
“ In other words it is the process of putting your ideas into act”.
3. PRACTICAL THINKING
Another term for thinking, knowing and remembering.
Does the way we think really matter?
Maybe by studying the way we think, we can eventually think better.
It actually depends on thinking in a practical “Possible way”
Critical thinking is a very important skill to develop. Critical thinking , in general, refers to higher-order thinking that questions assumptions.
It is a way of deciding whether a claim is true, false, or sometimes true and sometimes false, or partly true and partly false.
5. Creative Thinking…
Ability to produce something new through imaginative skill, whether a new solution to a problem, a new method or device, or a new artistic object or form.
The term generally refers to a richness of ideas and originality of thinking.
Notice the little things that
Ask questions, even silly
Entertain your curiosity
1. Empathize --> See the world as a child!
2. Memorize : Commit thoughts to memory
3. ANALYSE :- TAKE A STEP BACK.. you YOUR SUBJECT.
4. Synthesize: Filter signal from noise INPUT OUTPUT PROCESS