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Unformatted text preview: beach. Encoding: Elaboration Make meaning!! Think of examples!! Connect to what you know!! Self reference effect Encoding: Imagery Imagine pictures that go with the info to be remembered Make up a story full of imagery Encoding: Organization Not a trick question: What are the days of the week? Now tell me the days in alphabetical order. Chunking Hierarchies Example: instead of trying to rotely memorize the separate definitions related to classical conditioning, group the terms together Encoding: Emotion Video: Emotion and memory Does emotion help or hurt memory? U-shaped curve (moderate emotion = best) Describe the tasks Which hormone was related to better memory? Which brain structure was activated? What seems to be the evolutionary significance of emotion helping memory?...
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- Spring '08