Lesson : Clear Thinking - Proverbs and more

Overview

This lesson looks at how clear thinking involves a number of different skills that help us solve problems and make decisions.  It includes examples of proverbs from around the world and how they have guided people over the centuries.

Cross curricular links: Geography, RE, Literacy

Learning Activities

  • Discussion: The requirements for clear thinking
  • Deciphering the meaning of proverbs from around the world
  • The Survival Game- ranking items for survival
  • The Kindness Test - an experiment to test kindness in school