These Christmas Creative Thinking Cards are 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 solutions to others. Use as a Creative Thinking Whole-Class exercise, for Daily Writing Prompts, Explanation Writing, Impromptu Speeches, and Class Debates – the possibilities are endless!
How could Christmas Wrapping Paper, a Santa Hat, a lawnmower and a hammer help clear Santa’s snowed-in workshop?
Use these Create – Think – Solve Creative Thinking Prompt Cards to find out the answer (or should we say MANY possible creative answers) to this and many other Christmas-themed scenarios.
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 Christmas Creative Thinking Cards you will receive:
- 30 household item cards.
- 15 Christmas-themed item cards.
- 10 Christmas-themed scenario cards with creative problem-solving scenarios.
- Two Tips For Use pages with explanations of how you can use this resource in your classroom!