|Thoughtivity for Kids|
A comprehensive guide for using TRIZ and other innovation methods to develop creativity, imagination, goal-oriented problem-solving skills, and speech development in children ages 3 through 8.
Thoughtivity for Kids is a valuable resource for college education students, teachers, and parents. Each chapter is packed with activities designed for specific age groups. Covered topics include developing imagination in preschoolers, teaching children to analyze situations, teaching creative writing to preschoolers, and teaching imagination techniques. The book concludes with a detailed description of the TRIZ method.
Author Tatiana Sidorchuk has 16 years of preschool teaching experience; co-author Nikolai Khomenko has 24 years' experience researching the area of TRIZ-based problem solving and teaching a wide variety of students.
The original text was instrumental in teaching innovation to over 10,000 teachers in Russia for 15 years. This pre-publication edition is a translation from the original Russian text. Readers are encouraged to submit to GOAL/QPC their ideas for other well-known children's fables for inclusion as new lessons in a future edition.
"This book DOESNT just shows us how to present the case studies and use them as working problems for creativity BUT how to co-work with children for their OWN creative thinking. I am sure that every reader will find it this book definitely selects the right ways."