Using Visuals to Boost Learning

Combining visuals with words can help students learn. Diagrams, timelines, graphic organizers, simple drawings with labels, infographics and more can boost learning. How does that work?

Learn more about dual coding in Dual Coding and Learning Styles and How People Learn Best: Learning Styles vs. Dual Coding.

Nine Reasons to Use Visuals

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Tips for teachers

You don’t need to be artistic to create effective visuals. Here are some tips:

Student created visuals

When students create visuals, it can improve their learning.

Learn more in:

The Decoda Library has more resources on using visuals in teaching. Browse the online catalogue or email library@decoda.ca for suggestions.

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