Can't find what you are looking for? Contact Us. Some of our most powerful instructional tools have been hanging around forever, just waiting for us to notice them. One of those tools is the graphic organizer. Graphic organizers also help us meet the needs of all learners. Have students use graphic organizers to take notes on their reading, when doing research, while watching a film, or while listening to a podcast.
Free Graphic Organizers for Teaching Writing
OR Contact Us. These organizers are templates, either paper or digital, that provide a graphic structure with which students can record and manipulate information. Graphic organizers have experienced a growing popularity as an aid for English studies in recent years. The combination of learning exercises comprised of language studies with activities focused on kinesthetic and visual skills enhances information processing and retention by engaging several areas of the brain at once. By transforming a text such as a novel or poem into a graphic representation, students practice creative and critical thinking skills that help them understand and remember what they have learned. Botanical sketches and experimental process sketches will always be important, but graphic organizers in many subjects have gone digital.
The “Write” Assistive Tech Tools for Kids with ADHD
Here you will find, what I think, are high-quality, free graphic organizers that are immediately ready to print and distribute. I dug into my own archives that I've accumulated over my 33 year career in search of organizers that focus on writing. Although I found quite a few, I felt that my collection could be more complete.