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Compass Points

Summary of Activity
Participants are asked to explore the following prompts about a given topic:
  • North: Needs (What else do I need to find out about this topic?)  
  • South: Stance, Steps, or Suggestions (What is my current stance or opinion about this topic? What should be my next step for evaluating this stance? What suggestions do I have at this point?)   
  • East: Excitements (What excites me about this topic?)  
  • West: Worries (What worries me about this topic? What are the possible downsides of this topic?)   

Keywords
compass points, compass, needs, excitements, steps, stances, worries, cautions, explore, critical thinking


Illustration of Compass Points

North
Needs (What else do I need to find out about this topic?)






West
Worries (What worries me about this topic? What are the possible downsides of this?)
Compass









               East
Excitements (What excites me about this topic?)