Design Thinking with iPads
Design thinking is a powerful tool to really get your students thinking about and tackling a problem or topic at a much deeper level. It is a structured task that focuses on giving considerable time to thinking about and empathising with the people within the situation (Target audience or client), designing and prototyping a possible solution that is immediately challenged in order to improve it. It is used much in business and the design industry but can be used as a general classroom task within any subject area. It also gets students to work quickly without much introduction. Design thinking promotes creative thinking, team work, and student responsibility for learning. It is a form of solution-based, or solution-focused thinking; starting with a goal (a better future situation) instead of solving a specific problem. The core rules behind Design Thinking: The infographic / poster above is a guide to a simplified version you can use in your classroom. 1. “WHAT” = An object – E.g. 2. 3.
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