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The Memory Toolbox

The Memory Toolbox.

by Bronwen Wall; illustrations by Minky Stapleton

This article explains the difference between short-term and long-term memory and describes various techniques for improving memory, such as using acronyms, chunking information, and making word associations. It includes a sidebar about memory championships. In addition to being a fascinating topic in its own right, the suggestions for brain exercises could have practical applications for students.

Series: School Journal Level 2 May 2021

Learning area: Health and Physical Education

Curriculum level: 2

Reading year level: 4

Category: Non-fiction

Related titles: See TSM

Topics: acronym, information, long-term memory, memory, memory palace, memory technique, mind, remembering, short-term memory, study, world memory championships

In: School Journal Level 2 May 2021

Publication date: May 2021

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