2 What is a mind mapA mind map is a diagram used to visually outline information. A mind map is often created around a single word or text, placed in the center, to which associated ideas, words and concepts are added.Major categories radiate from the central point, and lesser categories are sub-branches.Categories can represent words, ideas, tasks, or other items related to a central key word or idea.
3 Uses of mind maps Presentation Study Note taking Creative writing Vocabulary in themesBrainstormingSummarize
5 Rules to use a mind map Personal style – your own personal style Layout - categorize, and order ideasAssociation – arrows / branches to connect ideas and colours to categorize.Clear – keywords and images to remember. Collection of information in one page.Emphasis – Use colours to memorize and organized information.
9 How Create a mind mapUse ColoursUse Blank papers
10 How to Create a mind map Write the Central idea – main subject Draw branches with subheadings and link information using keywords.
11 Draw images and symbols. Categorize and order information. How to create a mind mapDraw images and symbols.Categorize and order information.Use branches as subheadings.Link information to subheading.