A mind map is a diagram used to represent words, ideas, tasks, drawings, or other concepts linked and radically arranged around a key word or central idea. Mental maps are a very effective method for extracting and memorizing information. They are a logical and creative way of taking notes and expressing ideas, which literally consists of mapping their reflections on a theme, is represented by drawings or images.
A mental map is an image of different elements, used as key points that provide information specific to a particular topic or the branching of various topics in relation to a central point.
In the Amco books at the end of each unit there is a mind map for students to express what they have learned with words, phrases, and pictures.