Q:

Is there any one strategy for helping my child who has ADHD retain information. She does all the assignments but frequently forgets what she has read. -- Help

A:

ADHD often causes people to be less efficient learners. However, practicing memory exercises will help her train her brain to focus. SQ4R is the best strategy for her to learn. Go to the Dear Teacher website (DearTeacher.com), and under "Skill Builders," click on "Study Skills," where you can download the whole strategy.