Help students to find, identify, and explain patterns in information.

Help students to identify and articulate similarities and differences among items.

Help students to organize items and place them into categories based upon their attributes.

Help students to provide evidence that supports their thinking and statement(s).

Help studens to describe the reasons for their personal viewpoint or the viewpoint of others.

Help students to infer generalizations from information or observations.

Another way to help students find connections and patterns within information.

Help students to identify specific examples that support a general rule, statement, or principle.

Another way to help students use a rule, statement, or prinicple to evaluate information or a situation.

Help students to find and describe errors in their thinking or the thinking of others.

This graphic organizer was shared by Coleen Foreman. She uses it for teaching book review writing.