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Reimagine a part of Forestopia - an eco theme park inspired by the forest ecosystem to help people reconnect with the wisdom and wonder of the natural world. Motivate humans to rethink how we create entertainment spaces for future generations without harming our environment.

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  • Duration
  • Lessons
Lesson 1

Help imagine Forestopia

During this challenge, learners will:

1. Explore the current state of amusement parks, their design and where they can be improved.

2. Hear first-hand from a theme park designer about their creative process.

3. Learn about the importance of forests and the intelligence of natural ecosystems.

4. Understand how the circular economy, taking inspiration from nature, aims to eliminate waste.

5. See examples of nature-inspired human innovation.

6. Design an attraction or catering or retail experience in the Forestopia theme park.

7. Create a presentation of your ideas, visuals and stories that bring to life their designs.

This resource was originally created for Creative Thinking Qualification.

Included materials
  • Forestopia Presentation
  • Project Brief
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