Memory and Thought
Web Activity Lesson Plans
Students have read about the complex processes of memory and thought. In this exercise, students learn about memory research and practice memory strategies at an online exhibit and review tips on how to improve their memory techniques.
Lesson DescriptionInstructional Objectives
Students will use information from these Web sites to learn about many aspects of memory. Students will witness the dissection of a sheep's brain. They will also have the opportunity to practice memory tricks on interactive pages and to play memory games. Students will then apply this information by designing an informational pamphlet that teaches students how to improve their recall during exams.
- Students will be able to describe the areas of the brain responsible for memory.
- Students will be able to use this knowledge to design a pamphlet that teaches students how to improve their recall during exams.