"I Don't Remember."

It's a common refrain among students with ADHD, who often experience working memory problems as well. This means homework gets left behind, multiplication tables are hazy, and instructions must be written down. Use these 6 tricks to make remembering easier on everyone.

Follow-Up with Questions


6. After the lesson, have ADHD students list the things they remember.
Ask them to do so as fast as they can, to increase memory recall.

Adapted with permission from sandrarief.com, How to Reach & Teach Children with ADD/ADHD, Second Edition, Copyright 2005, and The ADD/ADHD Checklist, Second Edition, Copyright 2008, by Sandra F. Rief.

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