Q3. Big Ideas Step 1
Let's look at Ralph's Problem AGAIN
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Problem Statement from Quest 2:
Ralph needs to be more comfortable sitting at school and to have a way to better store and organize his school supplies so that he can focus on learning.
How will he generate some solutions?
He needs some BIG IDEAS so he will brainstorm as many ideas as he can. He needs some brainstorming tips.
Brainstorming to solve a problem
In preparation to brainstorm a problem from Quest 2, it may be helpful to take some notes about the brainstorming process.
Think about this question: Which of the brainstorm tips for generating ideas is being used in the video?
- withhold criticism
- encourage wild and out-of-the-box ideas
- build upon or combine ideas that already exist
- stay focused on solving your problem
- have one conversation at a time
- make a list of lots of ideas - the more the better
- record all your ideas
Play the YouTube video, Observe Experts Brainstorming. (1:57)
Once you've played the video, continue to the Step 2 page and be ready to do some brainstorming.