An INFOGRAPHIC (or information graphic) is a visual representation of information, ideas and data. We can see infographics all around us - maps, flow charts, posters, signs - there will be some on your classroom and library walls right now!
Here is an infographic about infographics! Click on the image to go to the website.
Here are 10 Tips for Designing Infographics
Check out this infographic on Christmas trees.
Below is a video that talks more about infographics, showing how complex ideas can be made into simple and appealing diagrams that help us understand the concepts more easily.
Watch these two interpretations of the book.
The Library has some great resources for this unit. Check out the World Book Encyclopedia and the set called People and Places.
Don't forget to use Encyclopedia Britannica - our online database.
Google Earth is a great tool to explore the earth Our school has Google Earth Pro installed on our computers.