Directly facilitating creativity engages students’ open ended, innovative, and expressive thinking. Many techniques for focusing on flexible, creative thinking have been developed. Some models are Edward de Bono’s Lateral Thinking® and Six Hats Thinking® and Tony Ryan’s Thinker’s Keys® for problem solving within and across disciplines.
Take a look at these free 6 Thinking Hat guided reading worksheets for best selling children’s books. Put together by Peter Fogarty, a specialist in English, these Thinking Hat activities offer a new reading experience using well-known books:
The Whale and the Snail – download pdf
The Gruffalo – dowload pdf