What Is Community? Creating Mental Maps
This is the fifth curricular pamphlet of the Design Dialogues series. This pamphlet helps youth define community while introducing them to the concept of a mental map. The activities presented here lead youth through a process to identify the essential elements of their community while they create both individual and collective community mental maps.
This article is published as Rongerude, J. (2020). What is Community? Creating Mental Maps. Publication #5. In J.Rongerude, K.R. Bruna, K. Greder, & C. McNelly (Eds.), Design Dialogues How-to Series, DDC 0001F, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa. https://store.extension.iastate.edu/product/15895. Posted with permission.