Memory Strategies

With effort and determination you can accomplish anything.

Memorise           Getting your facts right!

You can memorise information and notes by

  • listing the main events in the story or article
  • making a wall chart of key facts
  • making a true/false quiz about the information you have read
  • reciting something off by heart
  • preparing flash cards of key facts
  • creating acrostics & sayings to remember facts
  • using rhyme and rhythm to remember key ideas
  • making connections - relate new ideas to things you already know – draw mind maps, diagrams, cartoons
  • summarising class notes
    • transferring key ideas and facts into your own words
    • drawing pictures to show ideas
    • using colour to highlight key ideas
Last modified: Thursday, 19 June 2014, 11:18 AM