Creativity and Innovation

ISTE Standards #1

Students use technology to help develop creative and innovative ways of thinking.

Apply existing knowledge to generate new ideas, products or processes.

-Students will be able to understand problems and generate solutions. Example, hunger going on in the world, and students understanding they can't help everyone, but they can spread awareness.

Create original works as a means of personal or group expression.

-Students will be able to express their own personal styles with their writing, and presentations in the classroom.
Use models and simulations to explore complex systems and issues.

-Students will be able to create physical examples of what they are learning, complex or simple. For example, Using toothpicks and marshmallows to create a representation of a cell membrane.
Identify trends and forecast possibilities.

-Students will be aware of whats happening to predict what could happen in the future. For example, with the weather students will be able to understand that its been 30 degrees lately, and tomorrow rain is coming in. Therefore, it will snow.