6 Thinking Hats: 6 Thinking Hats Edward De Bono Dr. Edward De Bono: Expert in creative thinking. The 6 Thinking Hats method is basically a framework for thinking. Dr. Edward De Bono Each 'Thinking Hat' is a different style of thinking: Looking at a Decision From All Points of View Each 'Thinking Hat' is a different style of thinking PowerPoint Presentation: White hate With this thinking hat you focus on the data available. Look at the information you have, and see what you can learn from it. Look for gaps in your knowledge, and try to fill them. PowerPoint Presentation: Find Department Hospital Fact Researcher information PowerPoint Presentation: Class student PowerPoint Presentation: 'Wearing' the red hat, you look at problems using intuition, gut reaction, and emotion. Also try to think how other people will react emotionally. Try to understand the responses of people who do not fully know your reasoning Red hate: Red hate Red hate: Red hate Angry, Afraid Excited……. How do I feel right know! Black Hat: Black Hat Careful Judgement Weakness Risk Black Hat: Black Hat You should think like him ! What Black Hat : Reality Check: What Black Hat : Reality Check Black hate-risk afraid: Black hate-risk afraid Green Hat: Green Hat Creative Thinking Imagination Proposals Alternatives Ideas Green Hat: Green Hat “The Green Hat Thinking is concerned with New ideas and New ways of looking at things.” Idea Creative thinking: Idea Creative thinking Green Hat Activity: Go back to the pulser Bike . We have looked at all the weaknesses of this new type of bike. Now go back and look at how we can overcome these weaknesses? Do you have any better ideas for an pulsar bike? Green Hat Activity PowerPoint Presentation: The yellow hat helps you to think positively. Value and benefit. Yellow Hat thinking helps you to keep going when everything looks gloomy and difficult. PowerPoint Presentation: death on Cancer oct 5 Wednesday Apple co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs Yellow hate Yellow Hat Role-Play: Yellow Hat Role-Play PowerPoint Presentation: Yellow hate Yellow Hat Activity: In small groups of 3: (Group Roles, Graphic Organisers) What are the good points of being tall? Yellow Hat Activity PowerPoint Presentation: Organise of thinking Control of the other hats Blue Hat PowerPoint Presentation: Gandhi ji PowerPoint Presentation: Blue Hat You are the referee. “Blue Hat Thinker monitors the thinking and ensures that the rules of the game are observed.” PowerPoint Presentation: Teacher Big corporations like IBM, Federal Express, British Airways, Nippon Telephone and Telegraph use Six Thinking Hats.: Big corporations like IBM, Federal Express, British Airways, Nippon Telephone and Telegraph use Six Thinking Hats.