Create a New Animal Exquisite Corpse Creative Thinking

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This is a series of classroom activities designed to improve communication while developing creative thinking.

Creative thinking techniques encourage students to think in new and interesting ways to solve problems and address a variety of situations. These creative thinking techniques can help your learners find new ways in which to use or review language.

This activity is designed for beginner level students. It deals with creating a new animal and then describing the characteristics and features of the new animal.

The approach used in this lesson is called the Exquisite Corpse. It is based on a popular method of creativity used by surrealist artists in the 1930s. This method works by having several people contribute ideas to make a new idea.

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