WTSOA Student & Parent Resources

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Graphic Organizers

Use a graphic organizer to brainstorm writing or other projects.  They help you collect and group your first thoughts.

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This page updated:  6/10/2020

 
 

What ARE the causes?  Effects?

Problem Solution PDF

Problem/Solution

1 Cause Multiple Effect PDF

One cause, multiple effects

1 Effect Multiple Cause PDF

One effect, multiple causes

Science Experiment

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Save a copy of a Fishbone Diagram

One cause, multiple effects

Decision Making PDF

Decision Making

Cause Effect PDF

Events: Cause & Effect

Cause/Effect Multiple PDF

Multiple causes, multiple effects

 

Opinions, Claims, Pro/Con       "What is your claim?  What proof do you have?  What are the pros/cons?  Support your claim."

Interactive Persuasive Map

Interactive Persuasion Map

Pro/Con PDF

T Chart:  Pro/Con or Driving/Restraining Forces

Claim/Counterclaim PDF

Claim/Counterclaim

& Proof

Decision Making PDF

Decision Making

Text Evidence PDF

Evidence in the Text (Literature)

Argument Evidence PDF

Argument & Evidence

Research Chart PDF

Research Chart

Science Experiment

 

Compare & Contrast    "How are things alike?  How are they different?"

Interactive Venn Diagram

Interactive Venn Diagram

5 Items PDF

Compare up to 5 items

Science Experiment PDF

Science Experiment

 

Group, Categorize      "What makes these things alike?  What are the characteristics?  What group does this belong in?"

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Interactive Mind Map

(XMind for Mac)

Graph Paper PDF

Graph, Draw

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For MAC users

Google - Mind Mup

(WTSOA recommended - for Macs & PCs) 

 

Set up MindMup to connect to your Google Drive.  Create mind maps right from your drive (Google mind map doc)

Research Chart PDF

Research Chart

4 Categories PDF

Up to 4 categories

 

Mind Map, Spider, Web       "What is the general idea and supporting ideas or details?"

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Interactive Mind Map

(XMind for Mac)

5W's and H PDF

5 W's & H

Google - Mind Mup
Graph Paper PDF

Graph, Draw

Spider Map PDF

Spider Map

Research Chart PDF

Research Chart

Video:  What are graphic organizers?

Cause & Effect               "What makes something happen?  What happens when...?  What must happen to create a solution?"

 

Put in Order, Sequence        "What is first, second, third?   What came before?  What came after?  What are the steps?"

Interactive Storyboard App

Interactive Storyboard Maker

Step by Step PDF

Step by Step

Interactive Timeline App

Interactive Timeline Maker

Step by Step PDF

Step by Step

Problem/Solution PDF

Problem/Solution

Cycles PDF

Cycles

 

Story Writing Organizers      "What is the plot?    Who are the characters?    How does the story flow?"

Interactive Story Arc App

Interactive Story Arc diagram

Interactive Story Arc App - Hero's Journey

Interactive Story Arc:  Hero's Journay

Story Arc PDF

Story Arc Analysis

Order of Events PDF

Order of Events

(WTSOA recommended - for Macs & PCs) 

 

Set up MindMup to connect to your Google Drive.  Create mind maps right from your drive (Google mind map doc)