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76 reviewed resources for short-term memory

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Molecular Activity in Aplysia Short-Term Memory

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Scientists have yet to find the limit on the human brain's capacity for memory storage, so the potential is limitless!  An animated video demonstrates how the brain places information in short-term memory. Viewers observe the importance...
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Molecular Basis of Early Ltp (Short-Term Memory)

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Digital amnesia: forgetting information one easily finds online. Learn how our brains move information into short-term memory at the molecular level with a  short animation sure to make a memorable impression. Viewers observe a synapse...
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Molecular Basis of Late Ltp (Long-Term Memory)

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Scholars compare and contrast the molecular changes for short-term and long term-memory with the help of animated videos. Viewers see the chemical process that changes the brain and stores memories thanks to dopamine.
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Molecular Activity in Aplysia Long-Term Memory

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
How does information move into long-term memory? Scholars view the process at the molecular level with an animation. They learn about synaptic growth and how specific genes become active.
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An Introduction to Alan Baddeley's Working Memory

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
The brain is an amazing and complex organ. A video summary of Alan Baddley's Working Memory provides an in-depth look at the brain, particularly how short-term memory works. Visual elements and clear narration help make the text more...
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What Happens When You Remove the Hippocampus?

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Imagine not being able to remember what day it is or what food you had for breakfast this morning. This nightmare was a reality for Henry Molaison, whose life story is the focus of this video explaining how different parts of the...
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Wall Reading

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners are given practice in scan reading and in revising verb forms. They are given copies of Worksheet 2. Students are told that they should answer all the questions on the Worksheet and that it is a 'race.' They use thier short-term...
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Learning and Memory

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Why is it that you can remember your childhood best friend's phone number, but not what you had for dinner last night? It is all in how memories are stored, in either short term memory or long term memory. In part five of six lessons...
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How We Make Memories

For Students 9th - 12th
The final lecture in a 13-part Crash Course in psychology examines memory, the "chain that connects our past to our present." How the brain works and how we access short-term, long-term memory, and working memory, as well as remembering...
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Nutcracker Fantasy

For Teachers 7th - 12th Standards
The Clark's nutcracker bird hides seeds in 25,000 different sites every year to save for winter. Lesson demonstrates how difficult it would be to find these seeds months later when they need them for food. In the first of five lesson,...
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Memory Uses

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students examine the differences between immediate, short-term, and long-term memory. Students play a game using their short term memory.
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It's All in Your Mind

For Teachers 6th - 7th
Students investigate the definition of memory.  In this memory instructional activity students investigate strategies to improve memory as well as examine what the difference is between a short-term memory and a long-term memory. 
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Memory Uses

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students discuss importance of memory, identify products that have memory, explain difference between three stages of memory, including immediate, short-term, and long-term, watch video, and use short-term memory to play memory game.
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Memory: Storage and Biology

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Your class is sure to remember this psychology presentation about memory. It includes useful information about memory storage, encoding, chunking, and the biology of the brain.
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Why Do We Forget Things?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Why do we remember some things and forget others? It's a difference between short-term and long-term memory and where memories are stored in the brain. Find out all about it in this quick video!
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See and Tell

For Teachers Pre-K - K Standards
Here is a fun activity that will boost memory and observation skills, while introducing several bird species. Little ones examine several images of birds; they are instructed to observe as many details as they can. The class reconvenes...
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Shopping Game

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
A PowerPoint on building short-term memory is here for you. Learners look at a slide that has pictures of twelve different items, then they attempt to retell what the twelve items were.
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The Mozart Effect

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Music has been said to effect short term memory. Learners test out this hypothesis, graphing how knowledge retention in a biology classroom changes when music is played in the background. In the end, a better appreciation of the dynamics...
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How Computer Memory Works

For Students 7th - 12th
Just how does computer memory work? Really, it's all zeros and ones. Learn more about bits, binary digits, memory cells, memory latency, and CPS in a short video about how computer memory works.
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Memory

For Students 12th - Higher Ed
For this psychology worksheet, students complete 5 short answer questions on processes involved in memory, forgetting and retention.
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Long Term Effects of Alcohol on the Body

For Students 6th - 9th
In this alcohol and the body worksheet, students read about the long term effects of alcohol on different parts of the human body. They answer four questions about the specific effects on different systems and organs of the body. They...
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Memory Development: Recall

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this memory development:  recall worksheet, students name 9 pictures on the page, then, when the page is covered, name as many as can be recalled.
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Book of Memories

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore the writing process. They explore the use of complex sentences and the use of clauses in their writing and the use of correct punctuation. Students create a book of memories of school.
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Who says I can't be Sherlock Holmes?

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students create a "crime scene" in their classroom and have to tell what's out of place. The class is given a set of cards that are all face down and have to play concentration. If they get a matched pair, they get both cards. Whoever...

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