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THINKING OUTSIDE THE CLASSROOM:DEVELOPING CRITICAL THINKING USING AUTHENTIC MATERIALS IN AN ELT CLASSROOM

*Anu P

Research Scholar

Hindustan University

Padur, Chennai – 603103

Email: – jpanu07@gmail.com

 

**Dr. P Bhaskaran Nair

Professor, Department of Languages

Hindustan University

Padur, Chennai – 603103

 

ABSTRACT

Developing critical thinking skill is considered to be one of the key skills for any 21st century learner. This study aimed at developing critical thinking skills using authentic materials among the first year undergraduate students. This study also focuses on the advantages of using authentic materials and also various methods used to develop critical thinking skills using authentic materials in the classroom. The authentic materials used for this study are newspapers, magazines, brochures etc. Students also responded positively to the authentic learning environment. The result had the implication that by selectively choosing various methods and materials can promote better understanding and active participation of students that leads to the development of critical thinking skills.

Key words : Critical thinking skills, authentic materials

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