Visual Mapping Curriculum for K-8
Visual Mapping Skills for the Empowered Technology User
Visual Mapping Basics
Identify and select visual mapping software and applications to create visual representations that express thoughts, represent ideas, and narrate stories.
Research & Information Gathering
Gather and organize information in visual mapping software to sort and classify information, compare and contrast ideas, and explore complex concepts visually.
Communication & Presentation
Illustrate and convey complex ideas and problems in visual maps, idea webs, and graphic organizers to visually present information for specific audiences.
Articulate, share, and lead design and problem-solving processes clearly and effectively with visual tools.
Delivered through Learning.com’s award-winning platform, the curriculum features interactive digital lessons, scaffolded projects, and dynamic progress monitoring.
Individualized digital videos with an interactive and gamified interface
Hands-on and collaborative learning opportunities with unplugged modifications
Guided conversations to help students practice communication and articulate their understanding of the content
Pre and post grade-level tests designed to capture student growth
Formative check-ins to inform instructional decisions
“Our students use their phones on a minute-by-minute basis, but when it came to keyboarding or using a computer learning and producing content, they were at a loss. Learning.com was our district’s choice because it gave us an organized, focused, relevant curriculum for our students that we could customize through our learning management system. The initial training that we received as well as the ongoing support has only enhanced our implementation of the program.”
Mount Vernon City School District
Mount Vernon, NY
For Education Leaders, the ‘Digital’ in Digital Transformation
Scaffolded curriculum developed by experts meaningfully grows students’ skills and paints a sound instructional journey
Aligned to state and national standards, including ISTE, CSTA, and the Common Core, the content meets prescriptive requirements
Foundational technology skills empower students to succeed in computer-based testing environments
Implementation support ensures the curriculum is strategically rolled out and future proofed to achieve the digital vision
District and school-wide reporting enables leaders to measure the program’s efficacy and optimize their work
For Educators, the ‘Tech’ in Tech Integration
- Rooted in learning science, the curriculum leverages tech capabilities to redefine learning
- Student-led and adaptive content personalizes instruction to make it meaningful and relevant
- Gamified lessons with immediate feedback engage students and invest them in their growth and skill acquisition
- Diverse content types easily integrate into core subject areas to make technology foundational to the student experience
- Student and class-level reporting measures efficacy, reveals opportunities for improvement, and allows for teacher reflection