• These routines are great at the beginning of units to develop interest and begin the process of inquiry. They can also be used at the end of units to further extend and apply learning.
    3-2-1 Bridge
    Activating prior knowledge and making connections
    Chalk Talk 
    Considering ideas, problems, or questions
    Compass Points
    Examining propositions
    Explanation Game
    Exploring causal understandings - why something is the way it is
    Exploring works of art and other interesting visuals
    Think, Pair, Share
    Active reasoning and explanation
    Setting the stage for deeper inquiry
    Zoom In
    A version of See Think Wonder revealing small portions of an image over time