Helping Kids Remember Stuff

Four ways to make information sticky

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“Memory is the residue of thought.” Daniel T. Willingham, Why Don’t Students Like School?

Reasons stories boost understanding and memory

“My intention here is not to suggest that you simply tell stories, although there’s nothing wrong with doing so.” Daniel T. Willingham

What About Learning Mundane Facts?

What is the best method for rote memory?

The acronym method

Songs

Chanting

A mom who writes, in the cracks of time, between educating, chauffeuring and feeding half a dozen kids. Top writer in Parenting. https://www.jumpintogenius.com

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