With Using Graphic Organizers, students can practice analyzing nonfiction texts by using visual symbols to represent ideas and concepts, as well as learn to engage in information processing and higher-order thinking skills.
Each lesson in this 80-page book contains a blank organizer and a completed organizer with sample answers provided. The book includes topics across the curriculum, including:
- the great Mayan mystery
- Alexander the Great
- the periodic table
- the Titanic
- ancient Egypt
The book also provides differentiated instruction strategies and an interactive CD that allows organizers to be completed on a classroom whiteboard, computer projection device, or desktop computer.
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