Thinking skills – circle time games

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By Jenny Mosley, Director of the Whole-School Quality Circle Time Consultancy.

A fun set of circle games to boost children’s confidence and thinking skills.

Fact or opinion?

You will need

An assorted collection of coloured shapes and objects (see example below).

What to do

Hold up a red plastic circle. Tell the children that you are going to say three things about the circle. ‘This circle is red (fact). This circle is made from plastic (fact). Red is my favourite colour. It is the best colour (opinion).’

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