Mind Mapping

Mind mapping is a tool that has its value in research about how the brain works.  The core of this idea is that the brain does not think in words alone.  In fact, it thinks in pictures or symbols rather than words.  The Mind Map is a natural function of the human mind.  It is a powerful graphic technique that can be applied to every aspect of life where improved learning and clearer thinking will enhance performance. Here is a simple example of a simple Mind Map:

During Science Explosion workshops, Charlie Kline would share his skills of Mind Mapping with workshop participants and then would have those in attendance make a Mind Map.

Please click on this link to learn more about Mind Mapping.

It will take you to a page from one of the Science Explosion books where Mind Mapping is explained in detail.

Please click on this link to see examples of Mind Maps.

Most of these were made by teachers who attended Science Explosion workshops.