Frayer diagramAlso known as: Frayer model
The Frayer Model, a visual graphic organiser developed by Dorothy Frayer, supports students in defining vocabulary or concepts. The page is divided into four sections: essential characteristics, non-essential characteristics, examples and non-examples. The outcome can be used as a visual reference and resource for students.
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How to use with ICT
Use the Frayer Model template to support independent work or groups of students in identifying unfamiliar concepts and vocabulary. A shared template can be used to enable students to collaborate on a unit’s vocabulary.
Project the template on a screen to use during instruction. Work through examples as a class.
|Frayer Model on byrdseed.com||Frayer Model (new window)||An explanation of the Frayer model with three examples and a link to a template.|
|How to use the Frayer Model to enhance student vocabulary? by the Professional Learning Board||How to use the Frayer Model to enhance student vocabulary? (new window)||Understanding the Frayer model and how to use it.|
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