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Enchanted Learning is a user-supported site. As a bonus, site members have access to a banner-ad-free version of the site, with print-friendly pages.Click here to learn more. (Already a member? Click here.) Graphic Organizers Graphic organizers (some of which are also called concept maps, entity relationship charts, and mind maps) are a pictorial way of constructing knowledge and organizing information. Increasing Understanding by Creating Graphic Organizers: The process of converting a mass of data/information/ideas into a graphic map gives the student an increased understanding and insight into the topic at hand. The creation of graphic organizers also helps the student generate ideas as they develop and note their thoughts visually. Education Oasis.

Harcourt. Reading Strategies for Social Studies. Reading Graphic Organizers and Printables. On this page you will find various graphic organizers and printables you can use along with your reading selection.

Reading Graphic Organizers and Printables

These are available for you to use in order to organize your thoughts and help you with reading comprehension. You have a choice in downloading these documents in either PDF or Microsoft Word files, just click on the appropriate icon in order to download the format of your choice. I hope you will find these documents useful. Happy reading! *~* Back Home *~* Adolescent Literacy - Classroom Strategies. Home ยป Classroom Strategies Explicit strategy instruction is at the core of good comprehension instruction.

Adolescent Literacy - Classroom Strategies

"Before" strategies activate students' prior knowledge and set a purpose for reading. "During" strategies help students make connections, monitor their understanding, generate questions, and stay focused. "After" strategies provide students an opportunity to summarize, question, reflect, discuss, and respond to text.

Teachers should help students to understand why a strategy is useful, how it is used, and when it is appropriate. The most frequently researched strategies can be applied across content areas; other content-area specific strategies are emerging, and we will include them here in the future. Recipes4Success. Online/Interactive Graphic Organizers. Click here for the new Vermilion Parish Interactives for the Louisiana 18 Literacy Strategies!

Online/Interactive Graphic Organizers

*The new interactive links below were shared via twiiter by Adam Brice (@adambrice via via @SimplyBox) Vermilion Parish Curriculum Page Vermilion Parish Schools Testing Links Graphic Organizers 18 Literacy Strategies Vermilion Parish Schools (Louisiana) Note: Most sites need Java. Organizers. Graphic organizer, concept mapping, and mind mapping examples.


Graphic organizers can take many forms as per the table lower down. Graphic organizers can help motivate, increase recall, assist understanding, create interest, combat boredom and organize thoughts. Some more forms: Clock, Cluster/Word Web, Describing Wheel, E-Chart, Fact and Opinion, Five W's Chart, Flow Chart, Four-Column Chart, Garden Gate, Goal-Reasons Web, Hierarchy chart, Ice-Cream Cone, Idea Rake, Idea Wheel, , Inverted Triangle, ISP Chart, KWHL Chart, KWL Chart, KWS Chart, Ladder, Observation Chart, Persuasion Map, Planning Chart, Problem Solution Chart, Progress Report, Sandwich, Sense Chart, Sequence Chart, Spider Map, Step-by-Step Chart, Story Map 1, T-Chart, Think-Pair-Share, Ticktacktoe, Time Line, Time-Order Chart, Tree Chart, Venn Diagram.

Graphic organizers are valuable tools for teaching/instruction. Unlike others, graphic organizers demonstrate a felxibility and endlessness in choices of use.