As I follow amazing teacher leaders through Twitter, I found a technology coach who shared how to customize the background to a Padlet to deepen class reflection and conversation. Click here for free background templates and guidance as to how to create a background.
Yes, I found a way to incorporate Thinking Maps into our Padlets as well! Compare and contract concepts. Show the cause and effect of a concept. Support an opinion… Have students collaborate and include evidence as well. Talk the map to further the discussion… Here are some starter Thinking Map backgrounds.