Memorization Tips

Memorization Tips

Author: Nikki Hansen

To provide tips and techniques to help the student improve their memorization skills.

This packet discusses various ways in which you can enhance your ability to memorize!

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It has been suggested that students that have a natural ability to memorize things tend to have an easier time taking tests, leading to higher test scores. The ability to memorize allows you to quickly answer fact based questions and provide more detail on essay questions. 

There are several different techniques students can use to help improve their ability to memorize things.

These include:

- Acronyms

- Acrostic Exercises 

- Rhyme Keys

- Image-Name Technique

- Chaining 

Memorization Techniques