Refine Your Results

Content Curators



Resource Types


Now... gain access to over 2 Million curated educational videos and 500,000 educator reviews to free & open educational resources

Get a 10 Day Free Trial

141 resources with the keyterm graphic organizers

Videos (Over 2 Million Educational Videos Available)
Thomas Jefferson - Author of The Declaration of Indepence & 3rd U.S. President | Mini Bio | BIO Video
Thomas Jefferson - Author of The...
Language and Creativity Video
Language and Creativity
Volcano Video
Other Resource Types (141)
1 In 1 Collection
Lesson Planet


For Teachers 1st - 12th
An onion, a rose, an artichoke. What do they all have in common? Three yellow roses. How are they different? Comparing and contrasting just got a whole lot easier. Here are six graphic organizers, appropriate for both fiction and...
Lesson Planet

A Library for Juana

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Provide your class with a multicultural experience by having them explore the book A Library for Juana by Pat Mora. Learners can discuss what Mexico was like in the 1960s, practice cause and effect skills, and review comprehension...
Lesson Planet

When Marian Sang

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Help learners practice reading and comprehension strategies using this resource. They answer a series of questions about the book When Marian Sang by Pam Munoz Ryan. The story discusses the life of Marian Anderson, an African American...
Lesson Planet

The Color of My Words

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Explore the story The Color of My Words by Lynn Joseph using this resource. Learners answer comprehension questions, fill in graphic organizers, and write a poem.
Lesson Planet

WJHC On the Air!

For Students 4th - 6th
While delving into the book WJHC On the Air!, students can use this packet to guide discussions. This nine-page packet has a problem/solution chart, and a variety of questions relating to each section of the book.
Lesson Planet

Franklin D. Roosevelt

For Students 4th - 6th
Challenge your students with this comprehension packet relating to a book about Franklin D. Roosevelt. Learners can organize their thoughts with a cause and effect chart. They can also answer thought-provoking questions about important...
Lesson Planet

Venn Diagrams

For Students 1st
The Venn diagram is an important graphic organizer, and learners should be familiar with it. Here, pupils compare things that are made of plastic and metal, and they identify the things that have both substances in them. There are two...
2 In 2 Collections
Lesson Planet

Summer Shorts

For Teachers 3rd - 12th Standards
Want to use sequence maps in your narrative writing unit? Young writers work to create personal narratives about their summer vacation. They write a narrative of their vacation and create a display using summer clothing shapes made from...
Lesson Planet

Graphic Organizer: Research Note Taking Made Easy

For Teachers 2nd - 8th
What do you wonder about bats? Use an open-ended question like this to engage your class and interest them in an upcoming research project. There's a list of example questions to offer or suggest regarding bats, but see what they can...
Lesson Planet

Using a Graphic Organizer to Research a Question

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Is Pluto still a planet? Using this popular question, kids are introduced to graphic organizers as a writing tool. As a class, they watch a demonstration on how to use them and work together with a partner to research whether Pluto is a...
Lesson Planet

From Graphic Organizer to Composition - Grade Six

For Teachers 6th
How does one use a graphic organizer to plan writing? Introduce your writers to different types of graphic organizers by dividing the class into groups and assigning each group a particular organizer. Then, as they research chocolate...
Lesson Planet

A Goldfish is the Best Pet

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Provide your class with a list of possible topics (three are included here, but they're not exactly gripping), and polish their persuasive writing skills. This plan really emphasizes the prewriting process, and several graphic organizers...
Lesson Planet

The Writing Process Continues

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Middle schoolers write a nonfiction animal book. They research an animal to write about and use the templates provided to gather all sorts of information on their animal. Consider making a model book so your class has an idea of what it...
Lesson Planet

Web of Life

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Highlight the importance of each animal in an ecosystem by having scholars research different endangered species. Research is a lot more streamlined when learners are provided with a tool such as the graphic organizer attached here. How...
Lesson Planet

The Time Machine

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Challenge your class with this lesson! Learners read The Time Machine by H.G. Wells, discuss context clues, identify main ideas and details, and analyze story elements. Discussion questions and activities are broken down for each chapter...
Lesson Planet

Using a Graphic Organizer

For Teachers K - 1st
“Is Pluto a Planet?” Pairs of researchers use graphic organizers to record data found during their investigation into this ongoing controversy. Finally, class member use the collected information to write a paragraph in support of their...
Lesson Planet

Digesting a Unit

For Teachers K - 2nd
Primary learners create an original story using the objects and items provided to them. They create an edible setting after having chosen their own story characters and named them. They work in peer groups, with leaders guiding them...
Lesson Planet

Writing a High-Quality 5 Sentence Paragraph

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Research a musician and write about him or her in this engaging activity, which guides young writers through the steps of the writing process. After filling out a brainstorming graphic organizer, writers discuss their ideas with a...
Lesson Planet

Informative Writing

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Swim with Atlantic Sea Turtles. Run with the Red Wolves of Alligator River. Virtual field trips launch this informative writing lesson. After a brainstorming session, class members select a topic to use as the basis of their research and...
Lesson Planet

Fact Cards

For Students 3rd - 4th
Young researchers respond to the statement, "Did you know..." by filling in factual information on a given topic on each card. Consider posting them on a special wall so that everyone can learn!
Lesson Planet

Comparing and Contrasting

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Analyze historical biographies. Young scholars compare and contrast the biographies of Susan B. Anthony and Pat Nixon. They construct graphic organizers, answer critical thinking questions, complete a formative assessment.
Lesson Planet

Recounts: Writing a Summary

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Have your class review how to summarize a story. Learners discuss the way to write a summary and talk about the use of sequence words. The presentation uses a graphic organizer. This helps to make it a visually appealing presentation.
Lesson Planet

Report Writing: Creating and Using a Mind Map

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Walk your class through the process of creating a mind map. Learners begin with a specific topic and add details. Then, they use their mind maps to write a report.  This is a creative approach to teaching writing.
Lesson Planet

Animal Life Cycles

For Teachers 2nd
While this is a basic activity on the life cycles of animals, there is a series of resources that make it a rich experience. Learners begin by discussing life cycles, then go to the computer lab to create a diagram, and also share their...