ERIC Number: ED406292
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Scamper: Games for Imagination Development.
The title of this book is an acronym that serves to describe the mental activity the games of the book are intended to bring about. Each of the seven letters in "scamper" is the initial letter for the word phrases making up the checklist used to create the Scamper games. Sections of the book include: (1) "Scampering with the Experts--Thinking and Feeling Processes"; (2) "Shouldn't Everybody Scamper? (Scamper Techniques)"; (3) "How to Scamper"; (4) "Directions for Playing Scamper Games"; and (5) "Scamper Games." Contains appendices and 30 references. (EH)
Descriptors: Affective Behavior, Brainstorming, Critical Thinking, Decision Making, Divergent Thinking, Imagination, Problem Solving, Teaching Guides, Thinking Skills
Prufrock Press, 100 North 6th Street, Suite 400, Waco, TX 76701-2032; phone: 800-998-2208.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Books
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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