Development of thinking skills

Leading team

Project members

Maya Shalom, MSc Student

  • Orit Ben-Zvi-Assraf
  • Jeff Dodick
  • Osher Fishzang
  • Yossi Gudovich
  • Yael Kali
  • Ronit Laub


This research focuses on the unique contribution of Earth Sciences in the development of cognitive skills such as the development of basic scientific skills (observation-hypothesis-conclusion); spatial visualization; cyclic thinking; perception of deep time; systems thinking.

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