Posts Tagged: Visual Learners

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

Symbaloo via The Unquiet Librarian blog

Symbaloo allows a user to create a customizable dashboard of websites and resources in order to create a personal learning environment.  Buffy Hamilton, blogger of The Unquiet Librarian, uses Symbaloo with her high school students in conjunction with an English

Symbaloo via The Unquiet Librarian blog

Symbaloo allows a user to create a customizable dashboard of websites and resources in order to create a personal learning environment.  Buffy Hamilton, blogger of The Unquiet Librarian, uses Symbaloo with her high school students in conjunction with an English

Concept map

In this activity, students visualize key points and create an image of their relationships.  Give students prompts for different parts of a map, or have them arrange information in a way that makes sense to them.

Concept map

In this activity, students visualize key points and create an image of their relationships.  Give students prompts for different parts of a map, or have them arrange information in a way that makes sense to them.

Image Detective

This website is used to help K-12 students use context clues to understand historical photographs.  Students can start by reading About this Activity or dive into one of the nine photograph activities of different topics (“The West” or “Immigration”).  Each

Image Detective

This website is used to help K-12 students use context clues to understand historical photographs.  Students can start by reading About this Activity or dive into one of the nine photograph activities of different topics (“The West” or “Immigration”).  Each

Dewey Decimal Classifications

Learning Dewey Decimal

This is an activity to help students understand why books are shelved in certain areas and have certain call numbers.  Separate students in groups of 3-6.  Provide each group with a bag of library books labeled with the Dewey Decimal

Dewey Decimal Classifications

Learning Dewey Decimal

This is an activity to help students understand why books are shelved in certain areas and have certain call numbers.  Separate students in groups of 3-6.  Provide each group with a bag of library books labeled with the Dewey Decimal

Gallery Walk

Gallery Walk

A gallery walk a way to share student work with the rest of the class without a traditional presentation.  Post all student work around the perimeter of the room – on tables or walls – and allow students to browse

Gallery Walk

Gallery Walk

A gallery walk a way to share student work with the rest of the class without a traditional presentation.  Post all student work around the perimeter of the room – on tables or walls – and allow students to browse