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Graphic Organizers Prepared by Tracey Hall & Nicole Strangman Please visit the AIM Center home page. Introduction One way to help make a curriculum more supportive of students and teachers is to incorporate graphic organizers. Top Definition A graphic organizer is a visual and graphic display that depicts the relationships between facts, terms, and or ideas within a learning task. Types of Graphic Organizers Graphic organizers come in many different forms, each one best suited to organizing a particular type of information. Image description:This graphic organizer is made up of a series of shapes in several rows. Image description:This graphic organizer is entitled "Network Tree" and is made up of a series of ovals of two different sizes. Image description:This graphic organizer is entitled "Spider Map" and is made up of a large, central oval with four sets of black lines extending from it. Image description:This graphic organizer is entitled "Problem and Solution Map" and is made up of a series of boxes.
Develop elementary reading comprehension, writing and math skills with Kidspiration® Using visual thinking methodologies, Kidspiration provides a cross-curricular visual workspace for K-5 learners. Students combine pictures, text, numbers and spoken words to develop vocabulary, word recognition, reading for comprehension, writing and critical thinking skills. Kidspiration works the way students think and learn and the way teachers teach. As students make visual connections, they build fundamental skills in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. Kidspiration offers activities in all curriculum areas, so students use visual learning naturally and confidently. Kidspiration helps students: Develop strong thinking skills Strengthen reading and writing skills Build conceptual understanding in math Develop Strong Thinking Skills With Kidspiration, students use graphic organizers to express thoughts and explore ideas and relationships. Symbol Maker sparks creativity and anchors meaning. Strengthen Reading and Writing Skills Build Conceptual Understanding in Math
GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS Jump to Topics Graphic Organizers In General Sequential Graphic Organizers Single Main Concept Graphic Organizers Multiple Concept Graphic Organizers Figures Timeline Flowchart Cyclical Graphic Organizer Hierarchy Continuum Simple Argumentation Structure Complex Argumentation Structure Spider Map Venn Diagram Matrix Graphic Organizers In General A graphic organizer is a diagram or illustration of a written or oral statement.Examples include matrices, hierarchies, and continua. Graphic organizers may be grouped or classified as representing sequential information, a single main concept, or multiple concepts. Classes and Types of Graphic Organizers Sequential Graphic Organizers Sequential graphic organizers represent serial information. A hierarchy is also like a flowchart, except each subordinate step may have more than one branch. A Timeline Click Here to See Figure 3 A Flowchart A Cyclical Graphic Organizer Click Here to See FIGURE 5 A Hierarchy Return to TOP Extreme Opposite Extreme A Continuum A Spider Map
Interactive Graphic Organizer Holt Interactive Graphic Organizers "Graphic organizers are tools that help your brain think." - Kylene Beers Graphic organizers are an illustration of your thoughts on paper. They can help you brainstorm, organize, and visualize your ideas. Click on a graphic organizer to download a PDF of it. Each graphic organizer below includes Teaching Notes with lessons and tips on how to use graphic organizers in the classroom. Help with PDF Files Generating, Identifying, and Organizing Details Determining Main Idea and Drawing Conclusions Order and Sequence Comparison-Contrast and Cause and Effect Process and Cycle Diagrams Evaluating and Making Decisions Persuasive and Supporting a Position Vocabulary Miscellaneous Organizers Graphic Organizer Teaching Notes
Free Graphic Organizers for Teaching Writing Introduction As you know, free graphic organizers are readily available on the Internet. However, access to quality organizers often requires either a monthly or an annual fee. Here you will find, what I think, are quality organizers WITHOUT monthly or annual fees. I dug into my own archives that I've accumulated over my 33 year career in search of organizers that focus on writing. With that in mind, I searched thoroughly for graphic organizer ideas wherever I could find them. The result is what you will see on this page--a collection of 50 graphic organizers designed specifically for teaching writing. And, if you like these, I’ve got a strong feeling that you’ll also like 50 More WRITERizers—the newer sibling of this collection. Quick Links for THIS Page You may use the following quick links to go directly to what interests you on this page. Webs for Preparing to Write Return to Top of Page Flow Charts for Sequencing Return to Top of Page Persuasive and Expository Essay Maps Concept Wheels
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Visual learning and outlining in the classroom Visual thinking is a learning style where the learner better understands and retains information when ideas, words and concepts are associated with images. Research tells us that the majority of students in a regular classroom need to see information in order to learn it. Some common visual learning strategies include creating graphic organizers, diagramming, mind mapping, outlining and more. Visual learning helps students clarify their thoughts Students see how ideas are connected and realize how information can be grouped and organized. With visual learning, new concepts are more thoroughly and easily understood when they are linked to prior knowledge. Visual learning helps students organize and analyze information Students can use diagrams and plots to display large amounts of information in ways that are easy to understand and help reveal relationships and patterns. Visual thinking and learning utilize graphical ways of working with ideas and presenting information.
25 Language Arts Graphic Organizers for You and Your Kids Introduction Language arts graphic organizers just seem to work magic with kids. I guess it's really no surprise--they just seem to GET IT better when they have a means of visually organizing their thoughts. When they can analyze what they have read, when they can plan a writing project, or when they can collaborate with others in pictorial form, the "lights" in their heads just seem to burn more brightly. The 25 language arts graphic organizers that you will see on this page, in my opinion, will enhance your instructional initiatives with your kids. These PDF documents come with a clickable Table of Contents that makes it easier to quickly find what you need. Just pick the one you want, print it, make copies for your kids, and hand them out! Quick Links for THIS Page You may use the following quick links to go directly to what interests you on this page. Table of Contents Return to Top of Page 3 Column Notes 5 Paragraph Essay Planner 10 Most Important Words 3-2-1 Strategy ABC Brainstorming Strategy