Imagine our world without creativity. We wouldn't have cures for diseases; we wouldn't be able to enjoy a broad range of music, poetry, drama, paintings, sculptures, etc. We wouldn't have automobiles, airplanes, or subways. We wouldn't have cell phones, iPads, computers. The world would look very different without creativity. In fact, we wouldn't be able to survive without it! Creativity is essential to our survival! Many people have misconceptions about creativity. Many underestimate the significance of creativity. Also, many believe that creativity can't be taught. However, it can be taught and nurtured. View the attached PowerPoint to find out more about creativity. Included are activities you can use with your child to foster and nurture creativity.