Wordle
Kidspiration
Bubbl.us
Mind Meister
Wonder Wheel
 It can be easily used in the
classroom
 Alternative to pen and paper
brainstorms.
 To cluster ideas so students can
fo...
Defining the topic
What do we already know?
Prior Knowledge.
Identify key topic words.
 Creates a brainstorm chart of text,
topic related words.
 You can change your brainstorms
font, layout, and colour.
 F...
Eye catching
brainstorms
 Uses words and visual images
(younger students).
 Cluster and group ideas.
 Develops thinking using writing view
to ex...
Cluster
Ideas
Prior
Knowledge
 Create colourful mind maps.
 Cluster and group ideas together.
 Free website.
 Can be embedded into a class wiki or
b...
Cluster
Ideas
 Mind mapping - branches
 Clustering ideas.
 Mobile – used on i-phones, i-pads
 Can be embeded into a class wiki or
cl...
 Accessed through Google.
 Type in your key word search.
 Select Wonder wheel
 Creates a mind map of topic related
sea...
Tools for beginning an inquiry # 2
Tools for beginning an inquiry # 2
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Tools for beginning an inquiry # 2

374 views
327 views

Published on

Cluster share

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
374
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Tools for beginning an inquiry # 2

  1. 1. Wordle Kidspiration Bubbl.us Mind Meister Wonder Wheel
  2. 2.  It can be easily used in the classroom  Alternative to pen and paper brainstorms.  To cluster ideas so students can formulate questions.  To develop thinking strategies.
  3. 3. Defining the topic What do we already know? Prior Knowledge. Identify key topic words.
  4. 4.  Creates a brainstorm chart of text, topic related words.  You can change your brainstorms font, layout, and colour.  Free website.  Can be embedded into a class wiki or blog.  http://www.wordle.net/
  5. 5. Eye catching brainstorms
  6. 6.  Uses words and visual images (younger students).  Cluster and group ideas.  Develops thinking using writing view to expand ideas.  Can be embedded into a class wiki or blog. http://www.inspiration.com/Kidspiration
  7. 7. Cluster Ideas Prior Knowledge
  8. 8.  Create colourful mind maps.  Cluster and group ideas together.  Free website.  Can be embedded into a class wiki or blog.  http://www.bubbl.us/
  9. 9. Cluster Ideas
  10. 10.  Mind mapping - branches  Clustering ideas.  Mobile – used on i-phones, i-pads  Can be embeded into a class wiki or class blog.  Collaborative – students can all add to same mind map. B instorm  http://www.mindmeister.com/
  11. 11.  Accessed through Google.  Type in your key word search.  Select Wonder wheel  Creates a mind map of topic related search results.  http://www.google.co.nz/

×