Here are some resources that have been posted in this forum around the topic of metacognition:

Darling-Hammond, L., Austin, K., Cheung, M., & Martin, D. (No date). Session 9: Thinking About Thinking: Metacognition. In The Learning Classroom, retrieved from:

Downing, K., Kwong, T., Chan, S. W., Lam, T. F., & Downing, W. K. (2009). Problem-based learning and the development of metacognition. Higher Education 57, 609-621. (attached) (No date). Retrieved from:

Thinking About Thinking. (No date). In Literacy Gains Transforming Instructional Practice Supports – Grade 9 Applied English, retrieved from