Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6 Page 7 Page 8 Page 9 Page 10 Page 11 Page 12 Page 13 Page 14 Page 15 Page 16 Page 17 Page 18 Page 19 Page 20 Page 21 Page 22 Page 23 Page 24 Page 25 Page 26 Page 27 Page 28 Page 29 Page 30 Page 31 Page 32 Page 33 Page 3420 3. Create a ridiculous image. To remember that Balboa discovered the Pacific Ocean, see if you can come up with a ridiculous image. Draw your image in the box. 4. Rhyme. Rhyming can be used as a way to remember information. Forexample,torememberwhenandwheretheCivilWarbegan,youcould come up with something like the following: The Civil War was officially begun At Fort Sumter in 1861. Now you try it – Create a rhyme to remind you that the Civil War ended in 1865 at Appomattox. __________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________ To see what we came up with for #3 and #4, go to page 29. 5. Mapping. It is easier to understand and remember information when it’s grouped or categorized. For example, suppose you’re going to the store to buy 12 items. These items will be much easier to remember if they are in some kind of order. In the diagram below, put each of these 12 items in the correct group: apple, fish, cheese, yogurt, celery, steak, pear, milk, carrot, orange, chicken, peas This method of organizing information is called mapping. Mapping is a great way to organize all sorts of information. Food Groups Dairy cheese milk yogurt Vegetables Fruit Meat