Learn about Thinking Tools

Thinking tools can open the door to creative and logical thinking, both of which promote deeper exploration of topics.

The process of thinking can be broken down into more concrete procedures, such as comparing, classifying, or predicting.

We use these procedures, which we call “thinking skills”, to connect and structure our knowledge with the goal of gaining a deeper understanding of some ideas.

Thinking Tools allow us to practice these thinking skills in a visual way

Venn Diagram
Y/X/W Chart
Butterfly Chart
Jellyfish Chart
Pyramid Chart
Webbing (Image-Map)
Fishbone Diagram
Candy Chart
KWL Chart
Data Chart
2 Axes Chart
PMI Chart
Concentric Circles Chart
Plot Diagram
Rake Chart
Analysis Chart
Diamond Ranking