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Memory Tricks: Mnemonics for the US Cabinet Departments

While tutoring this week, I had to help a middle school student prepare for a test in his social studies/ US Civics class on the Executive Branch.  One of the requirements for this test was to be able to identify

Memory Tricks: Mnemonics for Order of Operations

When it comes to learning math, memorizing the Order of Operations is probably one of the earliest encounters students have with mnemonics. PEMDAS- or more commonly, Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally helps students remember what order to do their