4-frame animated GIF shows how questions Who, What, Where, When, How, Why, and What if/else/about?
can help students progress from facts to analysis to wisdom—curiosity is a habit of mind worth developing. Image size 960×720 (file size 515 KB). Can be used as an animated-graphic slide within a PPT presentation about essay writing or critical thinking (PPT must be in Slide-Show mode to activate the slow, looping animation) or as a non-animated graphic in a handout; can be resized as needed. Note: You can pause an animated GIF during a PowerPoint Slide Show by Right-Clicking your mouse; you can resume animation with a Left-Click. This mouse-trick works in PPT 2010, but other PPT versions may work differently.
Used/tested and engaging with English Composition, English 101.
To learn how to make such animated GIFs using PowerPoint and a free online AGIF maker, see PowerPoint slide show Animated GIFs—How to Make and Use