Building and rebuilding concept maps and sharing them with others is a great reflective activity. The Mindomo application can facilitate this habit of reflective thinking, while it can play a social role by discussing and building shared maps.
From my experience, concept maps in science, mainly with abstract concepts, centre attention on a few important ideas on which to focus any specific learning task. After completion of an apprenticeship, the maps can provide a schematic summary of all that has been learned.
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