What is Creativity? Woolenwick’s Staff have some answers…

Staff Inset exploring classroom creativity

What is Creativity?

‘Creativity is… ‘How we express the things we imagine….’

‘It’s personal…’

 During a staff inset at Woolenwick Infants and Nursery School, we asked teachers, ‘What is Creativity?’ and ‘Which elements make up a creative process?’

Here are some of their answers:

What is Creativity?

Knowledge, tools, materials….How I express the things I imagine….It is personal and individual….. Therapeutic and helps us grow…Making choices….. A gift………Life itself…..It runs through everything…Creativity has many forms…It is not dependent on ability…There are no boundaries to creativity…..Freedom….About personal perception and how we see the world around us…..It is a fundamental human need/ right…Innovative…Immersive…A journey and process…About trial and error…An on going record of thoughts and process…Creativity needs perseverance…Mood and environment are important…Creativity is cross-cultures, cross curriculum

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