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Sketchnoting in Education

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A simple approach to starting sketchnoting in the classroom

Sketchnoting in Education

  1. 1. Sketchnoting in Education
  2. 2. District lead secondary librarian, Northwest High School 2003-present Email: Twitter: @yabooksandmore More info on how to use this template at This template is free to use under Creative Commons Attribution license. You can keep the Credits slide or mention SlidesCarnival and other resources used in a slide footer.
  3. 3. Hello!Naomi Bates Lead secondary librarian, NISD Northwest High School Email: Twitter: @yabooksandmore
  4. 4. 1. What is Sketchnoting
  5. 5. Sketchnotes are rich visual notes created from a mix of handwriting, drawings, hand- drawn typography, shapes, and visual elements like arrows, boxes, and lines (definition from Mike Rohde, The Sketchnote Hand book).
  6. 6. 2. Why Sketchnote
  7. 7. Connects images w/info Appeals to different learning styles Encourages creativity
  8. 8. longhand notetakers outperformed laptop notetakers on measures of conceptual understand and long-term factual recall.
  9. 9. 3. mindshift
  10. 10. Attention span is heightened Done intermittently for notetaking or projects It isn’t doodling (repetitious) Meant for broader information Impacts key information Give your notes to the class, allow them to transcribe how they like
  11. 11. 4. How to begin
  12. 12. Paper 53 Adobe Draw Flip Ink Notes HD
  13. 13. 5. icons
  14. 14. Practice! person clock laptop toolpathpencil
  15. 15. 6. dividers
  16. 16. Practice! arrow leaf line with wingdings dotted linecurly linesfeather
  17. 17. 7. frames
  18. 18. Practice! Picture frame banner paper Speech bubbleNotebook coverShadow box
  19. 19. 8. connectors
  20. 20. Practice!
  21. 21. 9. Fonts
  22. 22. All types, practice a few….
  23. 23. 10. shading
  24. 24. Practice! Use color! Think of sun and shadows Highlight Always use darker color under lighter one
  25. 25. Vocabulary Overview/review Book report option Poster alternative Peer teaching Presentations Movie synopsis Bulletin Board showoff
  26. 26. You’re curious…that’s the first spark You want to try it. Kids will know it’s something you are forced to do You’d like examples of when to find time to do it…
  27. 27. Educator’s Guide: Sketchnotes for Visual Note Taking htsparktravel/sketchnotes-in- the-classroom/ Deliberate Doodling: Visualizing Course Concepts with Sketchnotes web/academics/teaching/sket chnotes.pdf Ted Talks: Doodles, Unite! ch?v=7fx0QcHyrFkcourage. Why Use Sketchnotes in the Classroom? The Benefits of Using Doodling and Sketchnotes in the Classroom icles/2016/01/04/the-benefits- of-using-doodling-and- sketchnotes.html?qs=benefits+ of+using+doodling 6 Ways To Get Students Engaged in Sketchnotes http://www.jennyknappen get-students-engaged- with-sketchnotes/
  28. 28. THANKS!Any questions? You can find me at @yabooksandmore & Presentation can be found at:
  29. 29. Special thanks to all the people who made and released these awesome resources for free: × Presentation template by SlidesCarnival × Photographs by Startupstockphotos
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A simple approach to starting sketchnoting in the classroom


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