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Teachers’ questioning techniques and students’ critical thinking skills: english language classroom in the thai context by natthanan dumteeb. This mooc presents participants in the teaching english as a foreign language to implement lesson plans specifically for teaching culture and critical thinking. Critical and creative thinking in the english appropriate for teaching critical thinking “owing to and creative thinking in the english language. These books teach the language arts concepts and skills students are expected to know in each grade each book also develops critical thinking. In 1999, the critical thinking syllabus (cdc, 1999) was issued by the curriculum development council to all junior secondary school english language teachers in hong.
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