• Visual Tools for Differentiating Reading & Writing Instruction: Strategies to Help Students Make Abstract Ideas Concrete & Accessible

    Discover how visual tools that make ideas more accessible help students at all levels make giant strides in composing stories and revising them, taking notes on difficult text, remembering and retelling complex stories, and mastering content knowledge. For use with Grades 3-8.

    • Brand: Scholastic Teaching Resources
    • ASIN: 0439899087

  • 100+ Free Tools to Create Visuals for Web & Social Media (Free Online Tools)

    Do you need to create images and simple banners for your webpage, blog, and social media? The good news is – you don’t need to hire a designer or buy expensive software to create visuals for web. You can do it YOURSELF and with FREE tools, thanks to the different resources that are available on the Internet. There are so many easy and quick solutions out there! Actually, even the most highly paid pros take help from the same resources you are going to learn in this book.After reading this book, you will be able to: •    get royalty free images even for commercial purposes•    edit photos and create web banners with free online editors•    pick tasteful color combinations for your brand and web banners •    create simple animated gif banners •    take and edit screenshots as well as record tutorial videos from your screen •    remove background from any image (no Photoshop or designer skills needed)•    add beautiful and free fonts to your computer•    create slideshows, presentations, and infographics•    "steal" color codes from any website•    use other tools that will save your time and improve efficiencyIn short, you'll be able to create visuals for your webpage, blog, and social media yourself and with no money spent...

    • ASIN: B071RBRJW5

  • Visual Leaders: New Tools for Visioning, Management, and Organization Change

    What Visual Meetings did for meetings and Visual Teams did for teams, this book does for leaders Visual Leaders explores how leaders can support visioning and strategy formation, planning and management, and organizationchange through the application of visual meeting and visual team methodologies organization wide—literally "trans-forming" communications and people's sense of what is possible. It describes seven essential tools for visual leaders—mental models, visual meetings, graphic templates, decision theaters, roadmaps, Storymaps, and virtual visuals—and examples of methods for implementation throughout an organization. Written for all levels of leadership in organizations, from department heads through directors, heads of strategic business units, and "C" level executives Explores how communications has become interactive and graphic and how these tools can be used to shape direction and align people for implementation Brings tools, methods and frameworks to life with stories of real organizations modeling these practices Visual Leaders answers the question of how design thinking and visual literacy can help to orient leaders to the complexity of contemporary organizations in the private, non-profit, and public sectors.

    • Brand: imusti
    • ASIN: 1118471652

  • Visual Tools for Transforming Information Into Knowledge (Volume 2)

    Featuring new research and examples, this practical resource focuses on brainstorming webs, graphic organizers, and concept maps to improve instruction and enhance students′ cognitive development.

    • Brand: Brand: Corwin
    • ASIN: 1412924278

  • Visual Tools: 25 Math Graphs

    Designed to be a classroom resource for elementary grades using graphs as tools to teach data analysis

    • ASIN: 0964997738

  • Science Year by Year: A Visual History, From Stone Tools to Space Travel

    Packed with fascinating discoveries and facts, this visual reference takes kids on a fantastic journey through time, from stone tools and simple machines to space travel and robots.Easy-to-follow illustrated timelines of pivotal scientific developments explore the ideas, experiments, and technologies that have shaped our daily lives over the past 3 million years. With more than 1,200 images, in-depth explanations of key inventors and innovations, quotes from groundbreaking scientists like Marie Curie, and stunning "moment in time" images of key events such as the first human landing on the moon, kids are sure to be amazed on every page. Young readers can learn about the early understanding of gravity, the discovery of dinosaur fossils, the first open heart surgery in human history, and much more.Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, Science Year by Year will fascinate kids as they go on an amazing journey through time, tracing key moments in the history of science and technology along the way.

    • Brand: DK
    • ASIN: 1465457585

  • The Tool Book: A Tool Lover's Guide to Over 200 Hand Tools

    "Tools. Yes!"--Nick Offerman, from the forewordThis user's guide to over 200 hand tools highlights how to use tools effectively, understand them better, and how to properly care for them.With foreword by Nick Offerman, host of the new show Making It on NBC. Salute generations of craftsmanship, ingenuity, and know-how with The Tool Book . Explore tools from every angle, with detailed patent drawings, exploded diagrams, and step-by-step illustrations of tools in action with the science behind the techniques. Gallery pages display different types of hammers, spades, or chisels, while expert advice tells you what to look for when choosing a tool, and how to use it and care for it best. Discover why each tool is perfect for the job, and why it deserves a prominent spot in your shed, workshop, studio, or makerspace. The perfect gift for craftsmen, makers and anyone with an interest in DIY.

    • ASIN: 1465468544

  • Time Timer Plus 20 Minute Visual Analog Timer Optional Alert (VolumeControl Dial) No Loud Ticking; Time Management Tool

    The 20-minute Time Timer is a highly regarded visual time management tool. To use, simply move the bright blue disk into position with the center knob. As time passes, the disk moves clockwise—allowing you to see how much time has passed with a quick glance, and disappearing when time is up. The perfect timer for home, classroom or business, the 20-minute Time Timer offers a volume-controlled alert that sounds when time is up, or it can be silenced for sound-sensitive environments. This Timer is an appropriate size for small groups and individual use – measuring 5.5” x 7” and helps make all kinds of everyday tasks easier and more productive: At home use the Time Timer for everything from keeping kids’ morning and bedtime routines on task to timing homework, instrument practice and screen use. In the classroom, it’s great for everything from managing short quizzes, silent reading, in addition to easing transitions and turn-taking to timing group activities and helping kids with special needs stay on task. In the office, use it to keep track of breaks, team-building activities, individual / small team productivity and more. Time Timer offers the most clear and accurate visual timers around. A tested and trusted brand, it’s the preferred time management resource for te...

    • Color: White
    • Brand: Time Timer
    • ASIN: B071HHWZKF
    • UPC: 040232533914

  • Visual Tools: Collected Practices and Cases (Insights On Implementation)

    Visual tools are an essential part of any lean transformation, and understanding correct application of appropriate tools is crucial. This book clearly illustrates how successful organizations, such as Boeing and Maytag, have implemented visual tools in their operations. It shows both their respective achievements and the challenges they faced. Visual Tools: Collected Practices and Cases provides a variety of case studies taken from articles previously published in Lean Manufacturer Advisor - the monthly newsletter by Productivity Press.

    • Brand: Brand: Productivity Press
    • ASIN: 1563273314