Role of Graphic Organizers

According to Bennett, graphic organizers provide a structure that facilitates different types of thinking, how to organize that information and how to integrate different ways of thinking.

Graphic Organizer

Level of Thinking

Type of Thinking

Time Line

Recall Comprehension

Sequential

Flow Chart

Recall Comprehension Analysis

Sequential

Ranking Ladder

Evaluation

Judgmental

V3nn Diagram

Analysis

Inductive

Fish Bone

Analysis

Inductive

Word Web

Recall, Analysis

Factual Inductive

Cluster Map

Analysis

Inductive

Thematic Map

Analysis

Inductive

Mind Map

Analysis

Inductive Hierarchical

Concept Map

Analysis Evaluation

Inductive Hierarchical