are a fun and useful tool designed to stimulate both sides of your brain. Mapping combines brainstorming and essay outlining. To make a mind map, you'll need a rough idea of what you want to write about. If you don’t have that, you might want to make a before you begin.
JCU Mind Mapping
Some Alternative Types of Concept Mapping
Venn Diagram Maker - Concept Mapping
- Examples of GOs and Concept Maps
- GOs in PDF Format
- Many types of GOs and Concept Maps are presented as teacher directions.
- A seven step approach.
Organization Patterns - A basic guide for the 5 paragraph essay
- A strategy that might be useful.
For LD students who struggle with reading and writing, the mind map can be used in many ways, including helping students write essays. It can be difficult for a student with dysgraphia. Executive functioning, or another reading or writing-related disability to construct a coherent essay. By organizing their ideas through mind mapping, students are able to create an outline of the essay before they begin the actual writing process and use the outline as a guide for writing the rest of the essay.