Presentation on theme: "MindMapping and SCHOLAR Project Overview Authors Stephen McCrossan, Education Computer Centre, Caldervale High School, Towers Road, Airdrie, North Lanarkshire."— Presentation transcript:
MindMapping and SCHOLAR Project Overview Authors Stephen McCrossan, Education Computer Centre, Caldervale High School, Towers Road, Airdrie, North Lanarkshire Council Objectives MindGenius (www.mindgenius.com) and SCHOLAR (scholar.hw.ac.uk)www.mindgenius.com Software Description In the study Higher and Advanced Higher students in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology built up mind maps in conjunction with SCHOLAR course materials. Learning Areas Mindmapping in Maths, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Levels S5-6MindGenius, SCHOLAR, Advanced Higher, Higher, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology Keywords To raise student awareness of the value of mind mapping To introduce students to MindGenius software To enable students to use SCHOLAR materials and MindGenius to produce personalised revision maps Evaluate student views on the mind mapping exercise.
MindMapping and SCHOLAR Teacher Planning and Management Click the documents below to help you understand the context of this exemplary learning project: Doc 1: Background: A picture of the origin and objectives of the learning project. Documents
MindMapping and SCHOLAR Teaching Resources Click the documents below to view the teaching resources used in the teaching of this learning project L -> R: Doc 1: Mind Map samples Doc 2: Mind Map and Notes Doc 3: Video of sample mind maps Documents
MindMapping and SCHOLAR Assessment and Standards Student evaluations are available, as generating subject and course specific assessment materials after the use of mindmapping techniques were outside the scope of the project. Doc 1: Pupil Evaluations Doc 2: Conclusions based on evaluation returns Documents
MindMapping and SCHOLAR Teacher and School Information Contact Harry HughesIan Cassells (Educational Consultant)(QIO Mathematics) Learning and Leisure Services Municipal Buildings Kildonan Street ML5 3BT ( ) SCHOLARRalph Clark (scholar.hw.ac.uk)MindGenius (www.mindgenius.com)