- Big Picture Section - enables readers to relate detail to the subject as a whole
- High Return Facts - prevents students from having large gaps in their knowledge. Can be used as a revision tool. Reinforces the major points.
- Cartoon-strip illustrations - enable students to visualize difficult concepts in a step-by-step format. Allow information to be chunked into student-friendly sizes.
- Double-page overviews - students can read summary of topic without cross-referencing to other pages. All laid out on one spread.