Scamper worksheet

Pupil Name     __________________

SCAMPER: bringing creativity into thinking

  • Scamper is a learning technique based on an acronym which will help you to develop your thinking skills and extend your work.
  • It involves answering a set of questions to help you to come up with creative ideas.
  • It will be useful in helping you to evaluate your design ideas and to come up with creative development suggestions for your controlled assessment work.

Name of Dish: Spaghetti served with Pancetta, Toasted Breadcrumbs and Basil.

Use the questions provided in the grid to SCAMPER the dish below.





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Extension activity (Use the back of this sheet to reflect on this activity)

How useful to you think scamper is as a learning technique?

Has it helped you come up with some creative development ideas?

What are its advantages/disadvantages?  Do you think you will use it often? Explain further.

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