14th Dec '18

Habits of Mind

There are 10 key habits of mind that are used at Wyvern:

Metacognition

Thinking about thinking

Personal Organisation

Are you Ready to Learn?

Creativity

Questioning

Persistence

Applying Past Knowledge

Accuracy

Listening with Empathy

Working Flexibly

Taking Positive Risks

These are part of the sixteen identified by Costa and Kallick:


Persisting


Managing Impulsivity


Listening To Others - With Understanding and Empathy


Thinking Flexibly


Thinking About our Thinking (Metacognition)


Striving For Accuracy and Precision


Questioning and Posing Problems


Applying Past Knowledge to New Situations


Thinking and Communicating with Clarity and Precision


Gathering Data through All Senses


Creating, Imagining, and Innovating


Responding with Wonderment and Awe


Taking Responsible Risks


Finding Humour


Thinking Interdependently


Learning Continuously

'Life Long Learning' Thinking Interdependently

NOTE: I have used some of my own icons for the habits of mind.

Find out more at the Institute for Habits of Mind