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Content Disclaimer: Please note, we will spend time in class analyzing controversial topics and real-world debates.' Additionally, critical thinking can be divided into the following three core skills: Many people decide to make changes in their daily lives based on anecdotes, or stories from one person's experience.For example, let's say that your aunt told you that she takes a vitamin C supplement every day.As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more.Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.Critical thinking means making reasoned judgments that are logical and well-thought out.It is a way of thinking in which you don't simply accept all arguments and conclusions you are exposed to but rather have an attitude involving questioning such arguments and conclusions.Is this conclusion based on evidence or gut feelings?' and 'Are there alternative possibilities when given new pieces of information?We focus on the social, emotional, and academic aspects of learning in order to create an engaging, inquiry based environment which focuses on building positive relationships.21st century skills of critical thinking, creativity, communication, and collaboration are imbedded in our work and technology is woven throughout the curriculum. This means that teachers meet each student where they are, and take them to their optimal learning level.