Memory improvement techniques

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  • Memory Improvement Strategies
    • Role of organisation
      • organising items of info into meaningful chunks can improve STM
      • Creating hierarchies and organising material into meaningful patterns can improve LTM
        • colour and other  embellishments adds further encoding to enable you to picture the map and further improves recall.
          • Role of organisation
            • organising items of info into meaningful chunks can improve STM
            • Creating hierarchies and organising material into meaningful patterns can improve LTM
              • colour and other  embellishments adds further encoding to enable you to picture the map and further improves recall.
              • E.G mind maps, periodic table, cue cards
                • Chunking - baddeley - post code
          • E.G mind maps, periodic table, cue cards
            • Chunking - baddeley - post code
          • Mnemonic techniques
            • Method of loci - familiar rout - recall through associatingthe object with successive locations.
            • Peg word method: retrieval cues= set of learned pegs - e.g two=shoe three=tree, then imagine wo things interacting, e.g pair of shoes, three trees dancing.
            • Acronyms=ROYGBIV (colours of rainbow)
            • Rhymes, Acrostics ( EG because )

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