Creative Thinking

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Can students be taught how to be creative thinkers?  Yes!  By providing an environment that supports and encourages creative thinking, students can be taught specific creativity skills and strategies.

Creativity lessons and activities are woven in throughout the day and focus on the thinking strategies of fluency, flexibility, elaboration, and originality.

  1. Fluency:  ability to produce numerous ideas
  2. Flexibility:  ability to produce different ideas
  3. Elaboration: ability to embellish ideas
  4. Originality:  ability to create new and unusual ideas