30 Days Has September
Make Learning Fun With Mnemonics!
Learning facts can be fun with Mnemonics!
Do you remember using certain phrases or jingles to help you learn important facts? I do and I still recite many of them today. This tool helps to make learning fun and easy.
How many do you remember? I am going to list some of my favorites here but would like to hear from you, too Please share your favorite ways to learn facts with all the readers.
Hope you enjoy learning some new, fun ways to learn or enjoy remembering some old ways! I can't wait to hear some of your favorites, too.
Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge Book of Mnemonics - Just click this book to purchase or browse around
I remember learning "Every Good Boy Does Fine" but I know a lot of folks learned "Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge" - either way, it works as a good way to learn the lines of the treble clef: EGBDF . Doesn't this book sounds interesting? Read the reviews. One reader said it best when he said "this is a keeper"!
It would be a fun idea to start writing down the ones you remember in a notebook to pass on to your children or grandchildren.
Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge
Roy G. Biv - colors in the rainbow
Acronym for learning the colors in the rainbow - make learning fun!
Roy G. Biv is an easy way to learn the colors in the rainbow:
R is for Red
O is for Orange
Y is for Yellow
G is for Green
B is for Blue
I is for Indigo
V is for Violet
Is this the way you learned the colors of the rainbow? I sure did and still use it. It is so funny how all these little rhymes come back to you many years later, isn't it? This is a little different from the song "I Can Sing A Rainbow" but this correct.
Learning how many days are in each month
Does the month have 30, 31 or 29? I still recite this one a lot. Do you?
Here is an easy way to remember:
30 Days has September
April, June and November
All the rest have 31
Except for February
It stands Alone
I guess this one of my most used rhymes because I never can remember how many days certain months have. I know I have learned to depend on this little rhyme but I think that is kinda neat. I catch myself reciting it and get tickled thinking about it.
Remember the date Columbus discovered America
The Ocean Blue
What to do when someone feels "lightheaded"?
An easy rhyme helps you remember
When the face is RED
Raise the HEAD
When the face is PALE
Raise the TAIL
Name The Planets
Can you name them in order from the sun out?
For many years the following was used by school children to learn the planets but in 2006 this had to change:
My Very Earnest Mother Just Served Us Nine Pickles
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto
In 2006 Pluto lost his Planethood Status so the following became the new mnemonic:
My Very Ernest Mother Just Served Us Noodles
Don't forget that every 248 years, Neptune will be the furthest planet for 20 years.
Cool Ways To Learn Stuff on Amazon - Click to purchase or browse around
This really sounds like a great book for Mnemonics. Thanks to my sister for finding it.
As seen in the Introduction of the Article
Remembering How To Set A Table
Which items go to the left of the plate and which ones go to the right?
Here is an easy way to remember so you will have good manners.
Left - Even Letters:
The word "Left" has even number of letters with 4 letters as does the word "Fork". The napkin goes to the left and it has 6 letters which is an even number.