SPARK

What is Design Thinking?  In short, it’s a set of mindsets that help to inspire creativity and innovation.  These mindsets, Spark, Empathy, Define, Ideate, Create, Fuse, help us engage, think, create, work, collaborate, design, explore, and enter a challenge from every angle so as to use every skill, talent, person, and expert available to identify the need.
 
We will be theming our next 6 weeks around the 6 Design Thinking mindsets. 
 
Families - On Friday - Ask your squid an "IF" question OR ask what "IF" they did in school this week! 
 
THIS WEEK - IS SPARK! 
 

Spark
“The spark is the moment when students ignite curiosity, interests, passions...it’s the catalyst to unleash student inspirations.” 


The strategy for this week…

“IF”

“If” is a strategy where you pose a question for students to respond to in a creative way. 


“If you could learn a new skill...what would it be”...

“If you could …
“If you could be…
“If you could go…

“If you had a million dollars…
“If you could go back in time…

“If you could erase a moment in history…
“If you could meet …