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Design Thinking In The Classroom
15 steps
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What you’ll need
Sharpies
Colored Construction Paper
Aluminum Foil
Paper Clip (Plastic Coated)
Lesson Plan
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Worksheets
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Tape
Cotton string
Chenille Stems
Pre/Post Assessment
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Scissors
Play-Doh
Balloons
Cheat Sheet
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Rubric
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1. Empathize
1. 1. Empathize
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Pick a partner to interview.
2. Pick a partner to interview.
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Tip: Ask open ended questions.
3. Tip: Ask open ended questions.
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Take notes during your interview.
4. Take notes during your interview.
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2. Define
5. 2. Define
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Look at your notes and pick one problem to focus on.
6. Look at your notes and pick one problem to focus on.
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Turn your problem into a “How might we...” brainstorming prompt.
7. Turn your problem into a “How might we...” brainstorming prompt.
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3. Ideate
8. 3. Ideate
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Brainstorm ideas to solve your “How might we...” question. Sketch as many ideas as possible!
9. Brainstorm ideas to solve your “How might we...” question. Sketch as many ideas as possible!
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4. Prototype
10. 4. Prototype
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Pick your favorite idea to prototype.
11. Pick your favorite idea to prototype.
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Gather prototyping supplies.
12. Gather prototyping supplies.
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Create a 3-D prototype of your idea to test.
13. Create a 3-D prototype of your idea to test.
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5. Test.
14. 5. Test.
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Share your prototype with your partner and collect feedback.
15. Share your prototype with your partner and collect feedback.
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Thanks!