These FREE Create – Think – Solve Creative Thinking Task Cards were designed to provide many opportunities for creative thinking in your classroom! By working to solve the problem in each scenario, students are challenged to use ‘out of the box’ and imaginative ideas to communicate their solution to others. Use as a Creative Thinking Whole Class exercise, for Daily Writing Prompts, Explanation Writing, Impromptu Speeches, Class Debates – the possibilities are endless!
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How could a watch, an umbrella and a wheelbarrow help rescue a cat stuck in a tree?
How could a basketball, a broom and a garden gnome help set a trap to catch a burglar?
Use our Create - Think - Solve Creative Thinking Prompt Cards to find out the answer (or should we say MANY possible creative answers!)
Creative thinking is important!
Creative thinking involves the use of the imagination, communication skills, problem solving, mathematics, scientific thinking, and interpreting information. Open-ended scenarios are a great way to get children's creative juices flowing. Choices, comparisons, entertaining new ideas, and formulating personal responses to these problems are all-important ingredients in creative thinking.
In this FREEBIE you will receive:
1. 18 household item cards.
2. Six scenario cards with creative problem solving scenarios.
3. Two Tips For Use pages with explanations of how you can use this resource in your classroom!