Category Archives: Memory aids
I discovered a terrific site enabling students to determine the strongest elements of their intelligence. It’s a kid-friendly Multiple Intelligences Test, and results in a clever pie graph that illustrates their strengths. Yours might look like this pie chart, (not … Continue reading
Hollywood is remaking the classic 1986 movie, ‘Short Circuit’, about a robot called Number 5. When speed reading, the robot declares ‘Need input . . . more input, more input!’ (at 0.53). Input Input is the action of entering information. Reading … Continue reading
I am on a day trip by boat to a small island off Fiji, sailing on the schooner ‘Whale’s Tale’. A member of the crew, Victor, hands out drinks and snacks, and as he does, takes time to find out … Continue reading
A mnemonic is a memory aid to help you remember things. This video describes a way to remember the Periodic Table in Chemistry. I wish I thought to do this when studying chemistry. Simple yet effective.