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Remembering Information

Discussion in 'Scotland - Primary' started by Re-Mind, Dec 10, 2017.

  1. Re-Mind

    Re-Mind New commenter

    From an early age we bombard learners with information but at no time do we ever teach children how to remember efficiently or effectively. I believe that teaching students, of any age, memory skills is a cost effective way of improving attainment and empowering young minds. Having a good memory increases the attention span, improves confidence and encourages positive social interaction.

    I'd like to see memory techniques integrated into the curriculum in primary and secondary schools; what are your thoughts on this?
     
  2. sir2006

    sir2006 New commenter

    I think that the curriculum is overcrowded as it is so if this is something standalone that I’d be expected to teach above and beyond what I do already, then I’d be asking the question; what do you want me to leave out?
     
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  3. sparkleghirl

    sparkleghirl Star commenter

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