Sketchnoting to Increase Language & Literacy

Sketchnoting to Increase Language & Literacy

When & Where:

July 6, 2021


Remote Learning via Zoom*

Presented by: Valentina Gonzalez

*Zoom links will be included in confirmation email

What it is:

Visuals have the ability to transcend language barriers, and visual strategies like sketchnotes can harness the power of various types of learners all at once. This interactive session presents how and why visual note-taking can help students process information and take ownership of their learning. Participants leave with strategies that engage students, improve comprehension, and enhance learners’ success in writing throughout all content areas. Learn how to introduce sketchnoting to students and how sketchnotes can: 

  • support & develop language & literacy
  • actively engage learners
  • improve focus
  • increase memory
  • provide a creative release
  • build from students’ funds of knowledge
  • support culturally responsive pedagogy