Posts Tagged: Graphic Organizer

Lesson Component: a visual representation of a lesson or visual device used in a lesson. (i.e. T-chart, pyramid, four-square)

Defining Research Questions

Selecting aspects of a topic to research can be tough, especially for younger students who may, without guidance, collect a mishmash of random, unrelated facts.  This handout and activity helps students pick research questions that are relevant to them and

Defining Research Questions

Selecting aspects of a topic to research can be tough, especially for younger students who may, without guidance, collect a mishmash of random, unrelated facts.  This handout and activity helps students pick research questions that are relevant to them and

KWL Chart

This graphic organizer can be used in any subject area and for any topic.  For this toolbox, it can be used as an organizer for students when researching a topic, or for a class as they study databases or other

KWL Chart

This graphic organizer can be used in any subject area and for any topic.  For this toolbox, it can be used as an organizer for students when researching a topic, or for a class as they study databases or other

ActivInspire Flipcharts for Info Lit

Click the picture or click here to access the resource. Promethean Planet, the resource website for the ActivInspire software for the Promethean interactive whiteboard, offers a collection of instructional ideas, lessons, and resources to teach library- and research-related content.  Librarians

ActivInspire Flipcharts for Info Lit

Click the picture or click here to access the resource. Promethean Planet, the resource website for the ActivInspire software for the Promethean interactive whiteboard, offers a collection of instructional ideas, lessons, and resources to teach library- and research-related content.  Librarians

Concept Mapping

CONCEPT MAPPING: Also called concept webbing, spider diagram, etc. Concept mapping is another graphic organizer for ideas. This activity is flexible because it can be done alone or in a group, and promotes critical thinking about how ideas connect and

Concept Mapping

CONCEPT MAPPING: Also called concept webbing, spider diagram, etc. Concept mapping is another graphic organizer for ideas. This activity is flexible because it can be done alone or in a group, and promotes critical thinking about how ideas connect and

Definition Four-Square (Frayer Model)

DEFINITION FOUR SQUARE: A graphic organizer based on the Frayer Model –> Select a key concept, idea or term to define. Have students divide a large page, or space on a white board into 4 sections. Title the sections as:

Definition Four-Square (Frayer Model)

DEFINITION FOUR SQUARE: A graphic organizer based on the Frayer Model –> Select a key concept, idea or term to define. Have students divide a large page, or space on a white board into 4 sections. Title the sections as:

Tools for Thought

Tools for Thought: Graphic Organizers for Your Classroom by Jim Burke

Jim Burke is a practicing English teacher and author who has written books like The English Teacher’s Companion and What’s the Big Idea? His book Tools For Thought: Graphic Organizers for Your Classroom, offers 40+ reproducibles to use in instruction. 

Tools for Thought

Tools for Thought: Graphic Organizers for Your Classroom by Jim Burke

Jim Burke is a practicing English teacher and author who has written books like The English Teacher’s Companion and What’s the Big Idea? His book Tools For Thought: Graphic Organizers for Your Classroom, offers 40+ reproducibles to use in instruction.