ACRONYMS: NBA = National Basketball Association
MLB = Major League Baseball
HOMES = Huron, Ontario, Michigan, Erie, Superior (Great Lakes)
ACROSTICS/SENTENCES: My Dear Aunt Sally = Multiply and Divide before you Add and Subtract
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nachos = Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune (Order of the Planets)
RHYMES AND SONGS: The song, “Fifty Nifty,” alphabetizes the 50 states.
CHUNKING: Decrease the number of items you are holding in memory by increasing the size of each item = 648311996 becomes 64 831 1996.