Published on 16 June 2011 by Mike Brown in Brainzooming - All Posts, Collaboration, Communication, Creativity, Implementation, Innovation, Strategic Thinking, Strategy, Tools We were on a call recently with an extended creative team generating...
"Rhyme ‘n Learn is math and science taught by mnemonics. A mnemonic is a learning aid. It uses word associations like rhymes so that a term or fact is easier to recall later. An example of a mnemonic is “In fourteen hundred ninety two Columbus sailed the ocean blue.” I learned that in 3rd grade. Thanks Mrs. Erbach.
Rhyme ‘n Learn was created by me, Joe Ocando. I’ve taught math and science to students of all ages and discovered that many find it difficult to memorize hundreds of new terms and facts. I also found that rote learning is boring and not very effective for long term retention."
Currently there are 14 math raps and 11 science raps available.