Why do some people have good memory while others just don’t?
Why do more people rely on cell phones to memorize things?
Are you good at memorizing things?
Have you ever forgotten something that was important?
Would you say you have a good memory?
What is your earliest memory?
Have you ever forgotten an important date, such as a birthday, anniversary or deadline?
Which do you usually remember more clearly, happy moments or sad moments?
Do you know anyone who has a ‘photographic memory’? (A photographic memory means you can look at something once, but still remember every single detail about it, such as a phone number, a street name, or someone’s clothes)
What are some of the benefits of having a good memory?
What sort of things do people need to remember every day?
Are there any things that are especially important for people to memorize?
Do you think having a good memory is important for students?
Do you believe that technology helps people recall past events? How?
Do you think there are important things left out when we rely on cell phones for memory?