Click here to Pin this post

14 Free Apps for Higher Order Thinking

December 11, 2013

Apps for higher order thinking can be a great push for your students to explain their thinking and create their own digital portfolio items. Apps that focus on higher order thinking can help your students start using focused thought processes to address new questions, investigations, and basic HOTS skills.

Each of these apps can be used to complement and execute Bloom’s Higher Order of Thinking framework, focusing on analyzing, evaluating, and creating. With these high order thinking apps, you can focus your students on:

  • raising questions vital to discussion
  • gathering and assessing information systematically
  • testing conclusions against criteria
  • thinking with an open mind about alternative theories and solutions
  • communicating complex ideas effectively

14 Best Apps for Higher Order Thinking

Want more FREE tips? Grab an eBook too!

Sign up for my weekly newsletter and periodic special messages... and you'll get INSTANT access to my eBooks, freebies and more!

I can't wait to share my favorite EdTech tips, tools and lesson ideas with you!

Yours in Learning, Monica :)

Powered by ConvertKit

55 Responses to “14 Free Apps for Higher Order Thinking”

  1. […] “ Push your students to explain their thinking and create their own digital portfolio items with these fantastic free apps!”Tellagami for Story TellingFilm Your Own Persuasive PSAsStudent Created PodcastsSnapGuide for How-TosPic Collage to Make iPad PostersSocial Studies Slogans: Make Your Own MemesToontastic for Story TellingFamous Faces: Funny Movie MakerRecord Your Work Using DoceriiPad Project: Resume BuilderHaiku Deck for Small PresentationsTinyTap to Create GamesScribble My StoryShow and Explain Your Work  […]

  2. […] Push your students to explain their thinking and create their own digital portfolio items with these fantastic free apps!Tellagami for Story TellingFilm Your Own Persuasive PSAsStudent Created PodcastsSnapGuide for How-TosPic Collage to Make iPad PostersSocial Studies Slogans: Make Your Own MemesToontastic for Story TellingFamous Faces: Funny Movie MakerRecord Your Work Using DoceriiPad Project: Resume BuilderHaiku Deck for Small PresentationsTinyTap to Create GamesScribble My StoryShow and Explain Your Work  […]

  3. […] Push your students to explain their thinking and create their own digital portfolio items with these fantastic free apps!Tellagami for Story TellingFilm Your Own Persuasive PSAsStudent Created PodcastsSnapGuide for How-TosPic Collage to Make iPad PostersSocial Studies Slogans: Make Your Own MemesToontastic for Story TellingFamous Faces: Funny Movie MakerRecord Your Work Using DoceriiPad Project: Resume BuilderHaiku Deck for Small PresentationsTinyTap to Create GamesScribble My StoryShow and Explain Your Work  […]

Leave a Reply

Share on