Thinking Maps are graphic organizers that support specific thinking skills and allow students to
organize information. They allow students to better outline writing assignments or compare and contrast
two different things.
Click on the Thinking Map below to see image samples
The Circle Map is used for Brainstorming or Defining in Context
The Flow Map is used for Sequence of Events or for anything that has a Step-by-Step Process
The Bubble Map is used for Describing (use adjectives or adjective phrases)
The Double Bubble Map is used for Comparing and Contrasting (Similarities & Differences)
The Tree Map is used for Classifying or Categorizing
The Brace Map is for showing The Whole and all its Parts
Click on the PDF to download the Thinking Maps.