Whether you are establishing cause and effect, crafting an argument, or trying to reach a decision, you can list your data from general to specific, or from specific to general, with these pyramid shaped graphic organizers. Write a question or goal at the top, then slowly expand your ideas and data until you find an answer or create a plan. Many of the sheets below have been subdivided, so you're sure to find one that works for you!
Journalism students are taught to use an inverted pyramid when building their stories, and you can, too! Don't feel constrained to use these templates right side up.