Tried and True - Global Cardboard Challenge

On this blog, I tend to post about a lot of ideas that I find, and some readers don’t always get a chance to know if I ever tried them – or if they were complete flops.   318 more words


That's Not a Box!

One of my favorite books to read to my Kinder GT class when we talk about Inventor Thinking is Christina Katerina and the Box by Patricia Gauch.   190 more words


Storybook: Stories of Creativity to Inspire You

Remember Caine’s Arcade? In that viral moment, a chance encounter between a young boy with a cardboard arcade and a filmmaker became an Internet phenomenon. 206 more words

Creative Thinking Strategies

The Cardboard Challenge

Saturday October 5th was Global Cardboard Challenge which celebrates the anniversary of the flash mob documentary Caine’s Arcade communities globally celebrated child play, creation and innovation.   391 more words


Imagination Foundation invites kids to a free arcade for a day

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. The Individual Artists of Oklahoma has teamed up with the Imagination Foundation and will be hosting the Global Cardboard Challenge at the IAO Gallery, 706 West Sheridan, today from 2 to 5 p.m. 216 more words


Inspiration from Caine’s Arcade

For over 78,000 students across the globe, October 5th is the 2nd Annual Global Cardboard Challenge. It’s simple, kids build something with cardboard, recycled materials and imagination and then they invite everyone to come and play. 642 more words

Caine's Arcade

Let Them Build It, and Invite Others to Come

This is a bonus post.  I just had to share some of the great projects my students have done for the Global Cardboard Challenge.  Technically, the Big Event is this Saturday, October 5th, 2013 (check… 190 more words