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For each object think of a silly picture with the
rhyming word for the number.
For example: If you are given a book
as the first one.
Think of a book burned by the sun.
When someone calls out number one think to yourself "sun" and you will recall
the book being burned by the sun.
1 - SUN - OBJECT
2 - SHOE - OBJECT
3 - TREE - OBJECT
4 - DOOR - OBJECT
5- HIVE - OBJECT
6 - STICKS - OBJECT
7 - HEAVEN - OBJECT
8- GATE - OBJECT
9- SIGN - OBJECT
10 - PEN - OBJECT
To help some students who had learning difficulties I would have them make up
their own mnemonics for whatever they needed to study. For example I had them use CAM and PIP to remember: Cortez-Aztecs-Mexico
Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superior.
Mnemonic device brainstorming for the five oceans!
My fav is "a snowy icicle
Colors of the Spectrum
ROY G. BIV
Red Orange Yellow
Green Blue Indigo Violet.
Classification of living things
Kings Play Cards On Fairly Good Soft Velvet
Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus,
Order of the planets from the sun
My Very Energetic
Mom Just Served Us Nachos.
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn,
(Note: Pluto is now considered a dwarf planet - See Astronomy
Acronyms for oxidation and reduction
Oxidation Is Losing Electrons,
Reduction Is Gaining Electrons: OIL RIG
Electron Loss Means
Losing Electrons Oxidation, Gaining Electrons
LEO the lion. GER! or LEO says GER
MAIN causes of World War I
Militarism, Alliances, Imperialism, Nationalism
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