Experience the richness of history with imagery to better comprehend it and embed it into memory! This sample chapter from Imagine History takes students on a journey through imagery to meet the first Americans. This groundbreaking book can be used specifically with the steps of the Visualizing and Verbalizing program or as a stand-alone resource. Most applicable for grades 3 and above.
This special "See Time Fly" packet helps students to see an imaged timeline of history with stories focusing on the drafting of the U.S. Constitution and three influential presidents. Stories include passages that are high in imagery, and are accompanied by higher order thinking questions and beautiful illustrations. Readability is 5th grade and up.
A walking shark, a sea monster, and a real dragon are some of the creatures featured in this "Oddities of Nature" (Volume 2) lesson packet. This Imagine That! Stories packet can be used with the Visualizing and Verbalizing® program or on its own to develop imagery for language comprehension. Additional activities are provided in the form of puzzles.
The Visualizing and Verbalizing® program develops concept imagery—the ability to create an imaged gestalt from language—as a basis for comprehension and critical thinking. The development of concept imagery improves reading and listening comprehension, memory, oral vocabulary, critical thinking, and writing.
The Seeing Stars® program develops symbol imagery—the ability to visualize sounds and letters in words—as a basis for orthographic awareness, phonemic awareness, word attack, word recognition, spelling, and contextual reading fluency.
The Talkies® program is the primer to the Visualizing and Verbalizing program for students who need simpler, smaller steps of instruction to establish the imagery-language connection.
The On Cloud Nine® (OCN) program develops the ability to image and verbalize the concepts and processes of math. Concept imagery and numeral imagery are integrated with language to improve both mathematical reasoning and mathematical computation.
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