This Mind Maps: Tapping Prior Knowledge & Developing Ideas lesson plan also includes:
Use Inspiration software with your writers to compose mind maps! If you don't have the program, you can download a thirty-day trial or simply follow the steps and write out a graphic organizer on paper to organize one main idea. Each person can choose his or her own topic to write about. Once they create mind maps with subtopics on the branches, learners type up their thoughts into a cohesive paper.