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American Presidents - Mnemonics and Memory Tricks

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Memorizing the American Presidents can be a easy. These mnemonics and memory tricks help students learn the names and term numbers in incremental steps.

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Section #1: Introduction & Familiarity
• There are 44 cards for American Presidents.
• Name of president with portrait.
• Birth and death dates.
• Term number.
• Quote on character and courage.

Section #2: Grouping & Mnemonics
• Flip booklet to create groupings of presidents.
• Booklet will be used as resource for further activities.
• Introduction to mnemonics activity.

Section #3: Presidential Practice
• There are 5 groups of presidents.
• Each group has 3 activities to complete. Multiple memorization strategies are included in each activity (total = 15)
• Each activity is progressively harder and offers less clues and support.
• Memory tips and tricks are offered on every page.
• “Student Strategy” sheets are included for each group (total = 5)
• Task cards called “Presidential Progress Checks” can be used after each grouping is complete (total = 5)

Section #4: Memory Game
• Create a set for use in the classroom or for homework success.
• There are 5 pages of game cards.
• Each president has individual card.
• Instructions included.
• Easy to copy and cut.

Section #5: Tests & Assessments
• Two assessment and testing forms included.
• Answer keys are included.
• Answer keys have the term dates pre-printed for easy reference.
• The first form requires that first and last name be written in the correct order. This form does not provide any visual clues. All information must be entered from memory.
• The second form requires that students enter the term number. The full name is pre-printed and presidents are separated into five groups. This form could easily double as a practice test or quiz.

Section #6: Presidential Quotes
• Bonus material included.
• Each president has a quote on character and courage.
• Use for Presidents Day or any other time the class is learning about character or courage.
• Just another way to reinforce prior learning.

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American Presidents - Mnemonics and Memory Tricks
American Presidents - Mnemonics and Memory Tricks
American Presidents - Mnemonics and Memory Tricks
American Presidents - Mnemonics and Memory Tricks