This easy to run free training game demonstrates how images help us to think creatively.
Training course contents:
Instructions to help you run this free training game activity can be downloaded from the link at the bottom of this page.
The basic instructions are (please note, you will need to download the free pack at the bottom of this page to run this training game)..
Resources Needed – PowerPoint Slide included in the pack – plus computer and projector, pen/pencil and paper for each person.
Show the design in the PowerPoint slide attached to this pack. Tell participants that they each have five minutes to write the most interesting story or poem that they can, from the suggestions that the image puts in their mind.
After the 5 minutes is up, ask every other person to stand up and read their story or poem.
This exercise shows the power that unusual shapes and objects can have on creativity. You can vary this activity by asking participants to work in pairs or small groups.
Use this training game to encourage participants to think creatively using an image as the catalyst.