The "Thinking Children" program is a scientifically based program that aims to develop critical thinking, evaluation and judgement skills by improving children's cognitive capacities and skills.
The "Thinking Children" program targets, 6th, 7th, and 8th grade children.
The program aims to help children with their cognitive skills. It involves activities such as counting, classifying, implementing basic calculations on concrete objects, basic memory skills, relating objects and events, asking and answering questions. Each educational tool was created to activate one or more cognitive skill. Educational tools are prepared to show that there might be more than one correct answer. Educational tools that support the children's creative sides are given priority.
The volunteers who would like to teach the "Thinking Children"program are preferred to;
- Be a university student or graduate,
- Competent in verbal and quantitative skills
- Have analytical thinking and problem solving skills.