snack: Take three snack foods that
you really like, and create a whole new snack by putting them in the same bowl
and eating them! Example: fruit yogurt with shelled sunflower seeds and cut-up
strawberries. Then create a new after-school drink by combining two drinks that
you like. How about apple juice and 7-Up?
Colorful foam | pompoms | pipe cleaners | colored wire | googly eyes |
Other creative supplies as you have on hand: thread, beads, buttons,
Brainstorm the things that a living creature needs,
and then use some wacky creativity supplies to invent a whole new living being.
It doesn't have to be anything like any creature you've ever known on Earth. It
might have special powers that we've never seen before. Brainstorm a fantastic
new creature, give it a name, and then write down answers to questions like
What will your
imaginary creature eat?
How will it get its
In what environment will your imaginary creature
Where will it find
shelter and a safe place to sleep?
Will it have any
special powers or abilities?
What is your creature's weakness?
How will it get along with other members of its
How about other
species? Will it be a predator, or prey?
What will be the most
important thing for this creature?
write a story about your new critter creation. Share it with your friends!