Study Skills Science: Investigating Memory Mnemonics
Have you ever needed to remember a long list of words, such as state capitals or items on a shopping list? Even if a list can be full of interesting facts, it can still be hard to remember. But there are some memory techniques that can help a person to better recall a list. In this science activity youll try out a technique called mnemonics—a memory boosting strategy. Youll investigate whether using mnemonics can help you and your friends or family members remember lists of words.