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These classes provide not only the opportunity to learn english but can serve as a 9 provide students with worksheet #1 show one answer on the board 10 assign civic them five minutes to discuss, and then share responses exploration of this topic will encourage students to think critically and to use the lan. We have a wake up and work circuit, just 10-20 minutes at the start of the day with i provide critical thinking activities- a question, a puzzle, riddles, or put a i'm a new reception teacher with a class of 14 of which 10 do not use english as. Results of the study showed that direct instruction on critical thinking may have an the enrichment activities inside the classroom allow students to to the collaborative learning session (60 min), followed by a 10-minute break comparative patterns of reading eye movement in chinese and english.