“Every child is an artist; the problem is staying an artist when you grow up”
Creativity!!! Everybody has birth creativity; only thing that is challenging is identifying and developing. Kids are creative with fresh mind in different walks of life it gets eroded. Developing and activating kid’s creativity needs a lot of effort but benefits later. As kids have the fresh mind with multiple talents we need right technique to get the job done. Creativity is not a subject; it has to be inculcated from childhood, so that their mind gets trained to imagine.
“Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire, you will what you imagine, and at last, you create what you will” – George Bernard Shaw. Certain kids have genetically talents and their IQ level is high than normal kids. Then it’s easy for the parents to train up.
“Wise men do not do different things but do things differently”.
Being creative is about finding innovative ways to solve problems, generating new ideas and finding best way to do things
- Make your kids to think more, by asking them open ended questions like Why this?? What will happen when it becomes like that? They might throw up lot of answers which may be right or wrong. But it improves thinking.
- Make your kid to know the subject well and he/she becomes expert in it, this is one of the best ways to improve creativity.
- Allowing the kid to be independent in his/her action also improves the creativity. By this way the kid is made to think what proper action has to be taken. Just guide don’t hold them tightly. Let them learn from mistakes.
- Schedule some time on a week, to concentrate on creative project, a simple project which can be a dome in home. Throw them lot of examples while explaining about the project.
- Play with your kid, play way method with the different character roles so that they can enact. Guide them to what does that character does.
- Storytelling, the best way to improve creativity, just ask them can tell the story again for me or by asking them questions what could to think will happen at the end.
- Play music at home, music has got the special vibrations to improve thinking in the brain. A happy and positive mood is always a good factor to improve creativity.