A sketch to Stretch graphic organizer supports visualizing by developing a link between illustrations and writing.
The purpose of a Sketch to Stretch is to help students to learn:
â€¢ How to use visualizing when reading
â€¢ To use sketches to visualize main ideas
â€¢ To create sketches to enhance written response to texts
â€¢ To make personal connections to texts
This document outlines the purpose of a sketch to stretch graphic organizer and how to implement this technique in any lesson plan.