Graphic organizers are a great learning tool for visual learners, and David Kapular has compiled a list of Web sites that make it easy to create beautiful and functional graphic organizers:
1. Exploratree (exploratree.org.uk) is a great visual site with lots of templates for creating a mind map.
2. Mind42 (mind42.com) is an easy-to-use collaborative mindmapping site with plenty of templates.
3. MindMeister (mindmeister.com) is a beautiful mind-mapping site with the ability to embed into a site or blog.
4. MindMup (mindmup.com) is an easy-to-use site for creating brainstorms or mind maps.
5. Mindomo (mindomo.com) is a brainstorming app that also lets users flip their classrooms, collaborate, comment, and much more.
6. Popplet (popplet.com) is an excellent app that allows students to think and learn visually by brainstorming and mind-mapping.
7. StoryboardThat (storyboardthat.com) features an educational portal that educators are using in a variety of ways to create timelines, storyboards, graphic organizers (t-charts, grids, etc.), and more.
8. TotSplash (totsplash.com) is a fun site for creating and organizing ideas into a brainstorm or mind map.
9. Webspiration Classroom (mywebspiration.com) is a popular Web-based program for creating visual brainstorms that can quickly and easily be turned into an outline.
10. WiseMapping (wisemapping.com) is a great site for creating visual mind maps and brainstorms.