Memory Improvement Sites


How We Remember
Just 10 steps including the answer to How much to study!
http://sas.calpoly.edu/asc/ssl/memorization.html
Remembering
A two part process: Recognizing and Recalling. Different subects require different types of memory, i.e. use of memory in math may be different from that in history.
http://www.ucc.vt.edu/academic_support_students/study_skills_information/remembering/index.html
The curve of forgetting
Memory goes away fast. How fast? Check it out here. All this is based on just a one hour lecture!
http://www.adm.uwaterloo.ca/infocs/study/curve.html
Why Do I Forget?
Oh, no. Pseudo Forgetting! Or maybe Decay Theory. Or is it Interference. Find out here.
http://studytips.admsrv.ohio.edu/studytips/?Function=memory&Type=forgetting
Improving Your Memory
Poor memory is a myth! See how to put the 4 R's of Remembering to Work for you!
http://www.ctl.ua.edu/CTLStudyAids/StudySkillsFlyers/MemorySkills/improvingmemory.htm
Memory Pretest
How much do you remember? Huh?
http://studytips.admsrv.ohio.edu/studytips/?Function=Memory&Type=pretest
Practical Tips for Improving Memory
Yes, you improve your memory. Here are 9 practical, easy to use tips.
http://studytips.admsrv.ohio.edu/studytips/?Function=memory&Type=morePractical
Principles of memory
Want to know why it's important. Find out when to use the technique. Then check this out to find the principles anad why it works!
http://www.ctl.ua.edu/CTLStudyAids/StudySkillsFlyers/MemorySkills/principlesofmemory.htm
Reciting Raises Retention
So you studied last night, but can't remember for the test today? Try this technique suggested by the University of Alabama.
http://www.ctl.ua.edu/CTLStudyAids/StudySkillsFlyers/MemorySkills/recitingraisesretention.htm
Using Memory Effectively
6 different strategies to choose from!
http://www.studygs.net/memory/
An Introduction to Memory Techniques
Extensive site for all kinds of suggestions, beginning with memory tricks.
http://www.mindtools.com/mnemeffc.html
Knowing More & Remembering it Longer
Also includes 4 ways to forget!!!
http://academic.cuesta.edu/acasupp/as/209.HTM
Mnemonics (Memory-Aiding Devices)
Visit Canada to see a list of memory aides by subject area. Oops. We'll have to take Pluto out of the planet's listing!
http://www.coun.uvic.ca/learning/memory/mnemonics.html