Brainstorming for Engineering Projects using SCAMPER
- Practice brainstorming using the SCAMPER process.
- Recognize how people may come up with very different ideas during brainstorming, and that collaboration can be useful in identifying the best ideas.
Coming up with new ideas is hard! How do engineers design new things or improve existing ones? Engineers and inventors use different brainstorming techniques to help them think outside the box and come up with new ideas. In this lesson plan, your students will practice brainstorming with a method called SCAMPER.
Area of Science
Energy & Power
Brainstorming, engineering design
Ben Finio, PhD, Science Buddies
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