February

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

30

Syllabus explanation

Unusual Behavior - "Three truths and a lie"

Homework: Please have parents sign the syllabus and the movie permission slip!

 

 

1

Introduction PPT with notes

Current approaches chart

Current Event - DUE

 

Homework: Chart complete for Friday and Current Event for Monday

 

3 -

Collect charts

Brainstorm "Stressors in our lives" and discuss rankings of stressors

Complete Definitions for Chapter 15 - section one. Complete chart for Conflict situations.

Complete Quick Lab on page 418 - DUE Wednesday

Homework: Current Events due Monday - 1 page, typed.

6

Current Event Share/Discussion!

 

Homework: Application Activity page 419 - AND Quick Lab activity page 418 - due on Wednesday!

 

8

Application Activities collected

Quick Labs collected

Read & Answers Questions on Chapter 15 - collected at the end of class.

Homework: Make sure you bring all notes to class Friday - we will have a quick quiz before lunch on Friday

 

10

Discuss Quick labs and Application activities

Quiz

Introduction to Abnormal Psychology

Opinionnaire & PPT

13

Psychological Disorder/Anxiety Disorder PPT (See Friday the 10th)

Watch excerpt from Frontline "A Soldier's heart"

NO HOMEWORK!

 

15

Finish watching Frontline segment.

Watch "The Hurt Locker" clips and discuss connection to PTSD.

Homework: Please look through chapter 16 and come to class Friday with an idea for one of the disorders in the chapter that you would like to research for a brochure. We will get the assignment on Friday!

 

 

17

Finish watching "The Hurt Locker" - end scene and discussion.

Anxiety disorder PPT - notes on chart

Watch segment from the movie Sybil - Dissociative Identity Disorder (Multiple Personality Disorder) We started watching at 3 minutes to the end. ***The first 3 minutes has some very disturbing scenes from her childhood!!

Introduce Mental Disorder Pamphlet project

Start Watching A Beautiful Mind

 

20

30 minute Period - Watched A Beautiful Mind

 

 

22

Finish A Beautiful Mind

Work on Pamphlets - Library!

 

24

Work on Pamphlets - Library!

 

 

March

5

Start Girl, Interrupted

Rough drafts of brochures due Wednesday at the end of the period.

 

 

 

7

Final Brochure day - Library

Rough drafts due at the end of the period.

 

9

Pep Rally - short period

Watch Girl, Interrupted

Hand back rough draft of brochures - final draft due Friday March 16th

12

Finish Girl, Interrupted

Discuss details of movie and personality disorders from textbook.

Homework:

Questions from textbook - half sheet of paper - due on Friday!

 

14

 

WORLD'S FAIR

 

16

Collect Brochures

Plans for today

Movie review assigned

Unit overview

19

Plan for Monday

 

21

Collect the following:

Personality Questions

Movie Review

Discuss Learning terms

Learning PPT

Classical Conditioning Examples

Clip from The Office

Little Albert experiment

Follow-up to Little Albert

 

Skinner's box - Didn't get to this!

The Big Bang Theory - Didn't get to this!

 

23

Classical Conditioning Experiment: Hopping/Pencil Tapping

Operant Conditioning terms: See ppt on Wed. 21st for Operant Conditioning section

Clip from The Big Bang Theory (See March 21st)

Clip from Skinner's Box

Using Operant Conditioning Principles (handout with TV watching habits and eating habits.)

Bobo Doll

 

26th

Discussion of Operant Conditioning Principles

Application of Classical and Operant Conditioning - which one is it...and why...

Just mentioned Social learning!

 

 

28th

Learning Quiz

Bobo Doll - Social Learning

Behavior Modification

Classical Conditioning in Advertising, Politics and Business.

Memory PPT

Memory Video

Elizabeth Loftus - 60 minutes

Elizabeth Loftus

 

30th

Memory PPT

Elizabeth Loftus - 60 minutes

 

 

Homework:

April

2

Memory Quiz - open note using PPT notes from class on Friday and homework for today

Danny MacAskill video - motivation

 

Homework: Read pages 313-317 and complete the charts on your handout AND bring in 5 print advertisements: See page 316

 

4

Motivation theories: Harry Harlow and Abraham Maslow.

Dan Pink - motivation

Complete the rest of your handout on Motivation Theories in class

Start to analyze print ads using motivation theories!

 

6

Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs

Tony Robbins - motivation

Review of learning, memory and motivation

Learning, memory & motivation Summative Assessment ****Postponed!!! We will not have our test today!

The test will be Monday April 9th!

9

Learning, Memory, Motivation Summative Test

 

 

 

 

 

11 - Early Release Day

Social Psychology PPT

Factors in choosing friends - notes

Wedding Activity

Homework:

Complete the first page of homework: Section 1 519-526

Friend definition and greeting card assignment

Complete vocab for section 2 reading!

 

13

Discussion of Wedding Activity

Unit overview

Discuss reading

Discuss Friend definitions

Dear Abby Letters

Attribution examples

Homework: Read page 545-554 and complete the group/group dynamic handout.

16 - EVEN DAY SCHEDULE

CATCH UP DAY - I checked for a Formative assessment GRADE the following:

Chapter 18 Pages 519-526 Vocab and experiments

Chapter 18 Pages 527-532 VOCAB

Chapter 19 Section 1 Vocab - no handout just read pages 545-554 and write out the vocab for that section

Dear Abbey Letters

Attribution Examples - handout from Friday's class.

Group and Group Dynamics paper - (Circles and Squares)

 

 

 

INTERSESSION

 

 

 

INTERSESSION

 

May

30

Work on group dynamics - complete questions 2 & 3 in class

Complete Questions 4, 5, & 6 for homework - these will be collected Friday May 4th!

 

 

2

Read and watch Asch, Milgram and Stanford Prison experiments. Answer questions provided!

The following links will be used:

Asch

Milgram

Zimbardo

 

4

Discuss: Groupthink, Group Polarization

Discuss the experiments from Wednesday.

We watched segments 1 & most of 5 - Watch the rest of segment 5 and all of segment 6 for Monday!

Abu Ghraib Prison Abuse

We will watch Zimbardo on Monday!

Zimbardo on Abu Ghraib

We will read "The Lottery" on Monday!

"The Lottery"

 

7

Zimbardo on Abu Ghraib

 

Homework:

Study for Quiz on Wednesday!

Go through notes/experiments/videos.

Make sure you have watched the different segments so you can answer questions about them!!

 

 

 

9

Quiz on Social Psychology

Read and Discuss Kitty Genovese case and Darley and Latane seizure experiments

Homework:

Read pages 564-570 and answer question 2 on page 570 USING THE VOCABULARY IN THE SECTION!

 

 

11

Go over quiz - thoroughly. If you have questions please come see me!

Discuss - Kitty Genovese from Wednesday and read the rest of the handout on bystander effect and diffusion of responsibility.

Collect HW!

Watch The Breakfast Club!

14

Finish The Breakfast Club

 

Homework: Work on questions and charts for"The Breakfast Club"

 

16

Finish The Breakfast Club

Discuss questions and charts

Work on Personal Essay

Rough Draft of essay due:

Homework for FRIDAY MAY 18, 2012

Read pages: 577-586 and answer questions on the handout.

 

18

Homework review - both altruism and aggression

And Attitude and Attitude formation

Helpful hints for Personal essay

Links for Personal Essay

Character traits

Discover Yourself

Dr. Phil's personality test

Leadership Quiz

 

21

Watch - A Class Divided

Complete questions to go with video

 

Homework: Rough draft of Personal Essay DUE Wednesday!

I will also collect questions for The Breakfast Club!!

 

23

Finish A Class Divided

Discussion of experiment and what happened when it was conducted on adults.

Collect Personal Essays

Overview of The Final Days

Read last section of Chapter 20 and answer questions - pages 590-596

Watch a couple of commercials and analyze

Nike

Payless

Axe

Handout Commercial Assignment

 

25

Return Rough Draft of personal narrative

WORK ON COMMERCIALS!

NO Taping today - writing and planning

TAPING ON WEDNESDAY - bring what you need!

 

 

MEMORIAL DAY

 

30

Turn in Final Draft of Personal Narrative (With the rough draft)

Work on Commericials!

Homework: Commercials WITH REFLECTIONS due on Wednesday June 6th

 

1

Work on Commercials

Start review for final! (Seniors are exempt from final)

 

4

Watch Outfoxed (Start around 13 minutes and end after "fear" - it's about 35 minutes) and complete the chart provided!

Respond to question on handout! This will be collected on Wednesday June 6th

Make sure your commercials and reflections are ready to go on Wednesday!