The Inventive Mind in Science: Creative Thinking Activities

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Index
Abacus, 169
Adams, J., 22, 24
All the World's a Multi-Stage (activity), 106–7
All the World's an Open-Ended Multi-Stage (activity), 108
Alpha, A., 145, 149
Alternative uses, 127
Analogies, 34
Analogies Are to Relationships as … (activity), 36
Appearance (of student-made inventions), 189–90
Attribute Finding Activity (activity), 74
Automatic Door Prize Machine (ADPM), 130–31, 134–39
Awards, 188
Certificate of Invention, 120, 225
Recognition of Inventive Achievement, 188, 190, 226
Recognition of Special Achievement in Inventing, 188, 190, 227
Spirit of Rube Goldberg Award, 188, 190, 228
Babbage, 169
Band-Aids, 173, 175
Bases, 129
Bentley, M., 55
Bloom's Taxonomy of Educational Objectives: Cognitive Domain, 48, 51
Borgman, J., 92
Bostick, L., 150, 153
Brainstorming, 160
Buzby, A., 145–46
Calandra, A., 47
Card by Any Other Name, A (activity), 104–5
Clark, A., 150, 156
Classroom Activities in Science (activity), 53
Clothespin Attributes (activity), 73
Coca-Cola, 193, 213
Cognitive exercise, 15
Cognitive ownership, 47
Cognitive perception, 40
Cognitive processing, 5
Cognitive Spiral Model, 6, 7, 47
Creative Thought, 6, 12
Inventive Thought, 6, 11, 13
Metacognitive Thought, 6, 12, 13, 48
Perceptual Thought, 6, 12
Performance Thought, 6, 12, 13
Complexity (of student-made inventions), 189
Conceptual blocks, 22–24, 26
Constitution, U.S., 164, 193, 196, 213
Construct the invention, 163
Constructing Your Own Flashlight (activity), 83
Costa, A., 12
Create-a-creature, 60
Creative problem solving, 44, 54, 61, 92, 142,185
Critical thinking, 12, 47, 175
defined, 6
Designing the invention, 160, 163
Desktop inventing, 99
DeVito, A., 8
Dewey, J., 44, 55
Digi-Comp, 169
Discovery, xi, 51
Discovery inventing, 66, 69, 72, 75, 82, 87, 139, 175, 185
inventing phase, 69
discovery phase, 71
Dr. Pepper, 173
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, 28
Droodles, 29
Droodles (activity), 31

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