SEMI-ANNUAL REPORT “METHODS AND TECHNIQUES FOR DEVELOPING ANALYTICAL AND CRITICAL THINKING OF STUDENTS AS A KEY COMPETENCE FOR THE 21ST CENTURY

5 January 2023

On January 5, 2023 the semi-annual report of the project team working on the scientific and methodical problem: «Methods and techniques of development of analytical and critical thinking of students as the key competence of the 21st century» was held.

The group consists of teachers who teach different subjects, so each teacher had the opportunity to talk about their experience in using different techniques and methods which help to develop analytical and critical thinking.

Averina Inna Yurievna, Barayeva Larisa Vladimirovna, Kononenko Alexandra Vladimirovna shared their work experience at the primary school lessons. They introduced to their colleagues such methods as “Yes-No”, “Conceptual Table”, “Insert”, “Work in small groups”, “Brainstorming”.

Isakhanova Aizhan Birzhankyzy and Akhmetova Mahinur Kudatovna told about the peculiarities of work in English and Kazakh language classes.

Tatyana Konstantinovna Dautova shared her experience of working in computer science classes. The teacher told about the conference held in the 11th grade “Virtual and augmented reality. Its Benefits and Dangers”.

For the practical part of the event, the colleagues were offered three strategies: “Circles on the water”, “Cluster”, “Cinquain”. Working in groups, the teachers presented the products of their joint activity. The presentation of the work took place in a good and cheerful atmosphere.

The project group will continue its work on this scientific and methodological problem.

New knowledge, exchange of experience, wonderful open lessons and exciting school life lie ahead.

We congratulate everyone on the new academic quarter and wish the teachers good health and new achievements.