Types of Print
Different ways to make words stand out in the text: Bold, Capitals, Color, Italics, Underlined.
A visual image of a geographic feature often accompanied by a key or distance scale.
A short phrase, sentence, or question that highlights a key point.
Table of Contents
A list of a book's sections found in the front to let the reader know what is contained in the book.
Insets and Sidebars
Additional information found in boxes or at the side of the page.
Bullets, Astericks, and Stars
A list of important information or facts that can be found in the text.
Information that expands upon the text and is placed in chronological order.
Charts and Graphs
An organized gathering of information in a clear, visual presentation.
A list of words and their definitions located at the end of a text.
Captions and Labels
Single words, short phrases, sentences, or paragraphs that accompany illustrations, photographs, or diagrams.
An alphabetical list of important subjects in the text that is located in the back of the book.
Diagrams and Cutaways
An illustration of an object or an inside look at what is being discussed that is usually labeled.