mind map

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mind map

A method of learning or organizing data in which a person starts with a central concept and then arranges related concepts, facts, and ideas around it in a way that helps the cartographer make sense of the material.
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Idea Mapping teaches readers how to create and read idea maps and describes in detail the three keys to learning.
This handy, student-priced pocket guide busts myths about essay writing, explains what teachers are really looking for in essays, and offers a wealth of tips and tricks for figuring out the assignment, understanding the parts of an essay, writing different types of essays, using idea maps, revising, and getting a handle on plagiarism and research.
Its format enables users to create visual idea maps that help in organizing thoughts and visualizing connections among bodies of information, providing learners with a better understanding of complex subjects.
Its webs, idea maps, causal diagrams, and concept maps help students, parents, and teachers brainstorm with clarity and style, organize and reorganize quickly, plan, pre-write, outline, diagram, and summarize with enthusiasm and flair.
An intuitive interface allows students to easily create and modify concept maps, webs, idea maps and other graphical organizers.