Trivium Pursuit

All About Reading in the treehouse today

Doing All About Reading in the treehouse. Am enjoying helping daughter Johannah and the grands with this curriculum.

IMG_4921

IMG_4762

IMG_4906

From How to Make Reading and Spelling “Stick” by Marie Rippel — author of All About Reading

“…Short-term memory is a system for temporarily storing, managing, and recalling the information necessary to carry out particular tasks. It keeps track of things like where you parked your car an hour ago or what you plan on having for dinner tonight. For your kids, facts stored in short-term memory might include the spelling for the word stationery or the new grammar rule they learned this morning.

…Long-term memory, on the other hand, is a system for permanently storing, managing, and retrieving information for later use. Long-term memory helps us remember and recall things like proper spelling, punctuation rules, and vocabulary words. Items of information stored as long-term memory may be available for a lifetime. And that is what you want for your child—permanently ingrained learning….” Read the rest of the article here.

Comments are closed.

Archives