Concept Map Teacher Resources
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Concept Map Creation
Introduce your researchers to the concept map, a graphic organizer that makes visual the relationships between ideas. Included with the resource are step-by-step directions, a completed template, and links to symbols and notes.
7th - 12th Language Arts 72 Views 136 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration: Concept Map Creation
Concept mapping allows learners to visually display their research. Bring this skill into the 21st century with a lesson demonstrating the educational software program, Inspiration. While the lesson is useful independently, it is really intended to guide learners through the program.
6th - 12th Language Arts 9 Views 73 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration®: Concept Map Creation
Creating a concept map not only helps learners organize their information, but it's fun, too! Although this resource is designed as a guide to use along with Inspiration® software, you may find the visuals useful on their own. Using the pre-made diagram, explore fantastic research tools with your class including symbols, text, images, hyperlinks, outlining, and even a multimedia presentation manager.
3rd - 12th 21st Century Skills 18 Views 184 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Investigation: Concept Mapping Fuels
After reading an article, "Fuels for Everything," collaborative groups create a concept map poster of the transportation and non-transportation fuels. This makes a strong introduction to the different types of fuels used for transportion at and for non-tranportation puposes.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Getting Personal/Concept Mapping Narratives : Language Arts, Creative Writing, Peer Editing
After reading and discussing examples of personal narratives, groups of students highlight elements of the text that emphasize setting, conflict and private thoughts. Class members then work independently to create a concept map of a scene from their own lives.
4th - 9th Visual & Performing Arts 16 Views 52 Downloads
A Visit to Hogwarts
Students collaborate in groups to read excerpts or entire selections from two Harry Potter books, use educational software to create concept maps detailing similarities and differences between first two Harry Potter books, and analyze and synthesize information to create multimedia presentations.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Using Maps to Inspire Personal Narratives
A solid description of one way to teach narrative writing, this resource outlines the writing process from concept to completion. Class members create concept maps of moments in their lives and follow the writing process to publish their narratives.
6th - 8th Language Arts 17 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Investigation: Concept Mapping Alternative Fuels
Accompanying this graphic organizer activity are a complete reading assignment on alternative fuels and a chart of their characteristics to use as reference. These high-quality resources will be a valuable addition to your energy unit.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 2 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Water - Our Future
How is it that water that falls as rain ends up coming out of the tap on our sinks? Learners trace water's journey and examine how along the way pollutants make their way into the water supply. They conduct experiments, use the Internet to research questions, and draw a concept map.
2nd - 4th Science 4 Views 9 Downloads
The Farm Concert
Using the story The Farm Concert, by Joy Cowley, young learners will explore the farm! Make predictions with your young readers, and have them locate high frequency words. Make sure you read several farm-related stories so learners become familiar with animal names and sounds.
K - 1st Language Arts 11 Views 16 Downloads
Money Matters: The Importance of Global Cooperation
Students prepare for a visit to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In this lesson students create a concept map of money. They discuss the goals of the IMF. Students research countries currently changing into market economies. After visiting the IMF, students write research reports to the board of directors.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 12 Downloads
Logical Relationship of Postulates & Theorems
In this postulates and theorems worksheet, students explore a concept map containing information about angles and sides, alternate interior angles, and diagonals of a parallelogram. They use the concept map to prove theorems dealing angles, diagonals and their relationship with parallelograms.
10th - 12th Math 6 Views 20 Downloads
Composting By Kids
Composting is a fascinating process. In this science lesson, 3rd graders go to the computer lab and view a slideshow on composting, then work in groups to complete a concept map on the topic they were assigned. The internet links and blackline masters needed to complete the lesson are included.
3rd Science 3 Views 9 Downloads
Are All Latin American Cultures the Same?
The various cultures found within Latin America are the focus of this Social Studies lesson. Pupils utilize educational software, plus websites and worksheets embedded in the plan, to complete a concept map which highlights the unique cultural influences found throughout Latin America.
6th Social Studies & History 11 Views 42 Downloads
Philosophy of Social Studies Education
Learn how to distinguish between curriculum and instruction. Utilize concept mapping strategies to organize a philosophy of elementary social studies education. Your class will be able to explain the process they underwent to organize their information and to identify their categorical headings.
Higher Ed Social Studies & History 14 Views 9 Downloads