Mind Maps

mindmap2.jpgWebbing and diagramming is an important skill for learners to master. Research supports the use of visual learning techniques for improving student learning and performance in reading, writing, organizing, communicating ideas, seeing patterns and relationships and categorizing. Mind map tools provide support for these areas and promote visual learning through concept maps and graphic organizers. Web 2.0 now offers free tools online to create mind maps and graphically organize ideas.

In this part of the course you will discover the mind mapping tool Bubbl-us. Students can use this Web 2.0 tool to create concept maps and graphic organizers. There are also additional mind mapping tools to explore. You can navigate through this module by clicking on the buttons at the bottom of each page.

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