Want to engage your students? Want them to express their unique individuality? Want to incorporate Common Core State Standards? These graphic organizers allow students to choose the style that best fits their individual style. And when students feel as though they have a choice, they stay engaged. As for Common Core, what better way to aid in literature and informational text comprehension than to use graphic organizers. From determining the theme of a story, describing characters and setting or finding main idea and explaining events, procedures and idea - these organizers help students compare and contrast while using critical thinking skills.