Concept Map Teacher Resources
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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
New Review Graphic Organizers for Reading Strategies
Help your pupils grow the reading strategies they need to succeed by supporting them with various graphic organizers. This packet includes a wealth of attractively formatted graphic organizers for predicting, keeping track of plot, examining author's purpose, summarizing, analyzing poetry, picking apart informational texts, improving vocabulary, connecting to prior knowledge, and more!
7th - 12th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Ecology of the Savanna-Forest Boundaries in Central Brazil
Middle schoolers explore photosynthesis. In this photosynthesis instructional activity, students label parts of photosynthesis and take notes. Middle schoolers conduct experiments on leaves, make observations and record their findings.
6th - 8th Science
Students analyze an interview with the Climate Change Project Jukebox in order to help them undertand how to use a concept map. In this writing and climate change activity, pairs of students log onto the Internet site for Climate Change Project Jukebox and use a concept map to create an understanding of an interview.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History
Lesson Plan for a 5th Grade Science Class
Sixth graders use the SQ3R reading strategy to learn about the behavior of light. In this behavior of light lesson plan, 6th graders read a selection about the behavior of light and use the strategy to complete the reading. Students make a concept map for the reading.
6th English Language Arts
What's All The Fuss With Circle Graphs?
Seventh graders complete three activities related to collecting data, constructing circle graphs, and examineing how to use circle graphs. They administer a survey to gather data, make a circle graph to display data, and make a concept map related to circle graphs.
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.
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
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
Here is a good cross-curricular lesson requiring middle schoolers to read about Egypt and determine main ideas, make connections, check understanding, draw inferences, and ask clarifying questions. It includes activities like an online scavenger hunt, concept mapping, and a learning frame.
6th - 8th English Language Arts
Energy, Matter, and Organization
Tenth graders review the Energy, Matter, and Organization unit. They have one week to complete an essay. Students must submit a concept map or drawing. The activity is introduces by reading a short story line which presents a simple problem or task to do.
Genocides of the 20th Century
Ninth graders research the causes of the major genocides of the 20th century. They participate in a jigsaw activity and complete a concept map of different genocides, watch and discuss excerpts from the movies "Hotel Rwanda," "The Killing Fields," and "The Armenian Genocide," and answer discussion questions.
9th Social Studies & History
How To Make a Science Concept Map
Here is a clever way to get your pupils thinking about a science topic they'd like to research for a report, or a project they'd like to do for a science fair. The three-step process is easy to follow, and it really should help your learners focus their scientific thinking.
3rd - 5th Science