This resource is meant to help teach students the difference between thin and thick questions.Thin questions are those that seek specific information or words. Responses to these type of questions are short and close ended. Thick questions are those that deal with the "big picture" and larger concepts. Responses to thick questions are complex, involved, and open ended. Learning the difference between the two can help students gauge the depth of questions they ask and are asked. The best suggested use of this resource are as anchor charts.