Executive Function

  • Interlocking puzzle pieces

Mnemonics

Mnemonic instruction is a set of strategies designed to help students improve their memory of new information. Mnemonics instruction links new information to prior knowledge through the use of visual and/or acoustic cues.

  • Graph paper and pencils

Graphic Organizers

by Nicole Lauzon, OCT, Educational Consultant, LDAO Description  A graphic organizer, also known as a knowledge map, concept map, story map, cognitive organizer, advance organizer, or concept diagram, is a communication tool that uses visual symbols to express knowledge, concepts, thoughts, or ideas. Graphic organizers guide learners’ thinking as they fill in and build upon [...]