• Tuesday 11/19 - no class, Day 6

    Monday 11/18

    • Visual perception principles - ppt, examples
    • Visual art assignment due Friday

    Friday 11/15

    • Visual system notes, ppt
    • work time on packet

    Thursday 11/14

    • Finish Sensation principles ppt, examples

     

    Wednesday 11/13

    • Finish video from yesterday
    • Begin Sensation and Perception unit
    • powerpoint, videos, and notes

    Tuesday 11/12

    • Video and worksheet: The Brain - What is Reality?

    Monday 11/11 - no school

    Friday 11/8

    • escape room test on Biopsychology unit

    Thursday 11/7 - no class, Day 6

    Wednesday 11/6

    • discuss teenage brain readings
    • brief overview of twin studies
    • review for test

    Tuesday 11/5 - no school

    Monday 11/4

    • brain plasticity
      • notes
      • stations

    Friday 11/1

    • Quiz
    • Work on brain project

    Homework: brain project due Wednesday 11/6, biopsych test Friday 11/8

    Thursday 10/31

    • Brain lobes
    • Hemispheres and split brain

    homework: project, study for quiz and test

    Wednesday 10/30

    Homework: test correctinos due Friday, project due next Monday 11/4, quiz Friday 

    Tuesday 10/29

    • Old brain structures (Begin coloring book)

    Monday 10/28 - no class, Day 6

    Friday 10/25

    • Quiz
    • types of brain scans

    Thursday 10/24

    • Nervous and endocrine systems ntoes
    • Work on neurotransmitter project

    Wednesday 10/23 - no class due to half day

    Tuesday 10/22 

    • Quiz 7
    • Work on neurotransmitter project

    Monday 10/21

    • Begin biopsych unit
      • neurons
      • synapses
      • begin neurotransmitter project

    Friday 10/18

    • Social Psych unit test

    Thursday 10/17

    • no class day 6

    Wednesday 10/16

    • Social psych review

    Tuesday 10/15

    Friday 10/11 - no class due to pep rally

    Thursday 10/10

    • Bystanders
      • David Cash video
      • Discussion
      • Notes

    Wednesday 10/9

    • Altruism and aggression
      • notes, discussion

    Tuesday 10/8

    • Conflict and cooperation
      • notes, demonstration
      • worksheet on inner conflicts

    Homework: worksheet

    monday 10/7 - no class, Day 6

    Friday 10/4

    • Contract negotiation activity

    Thursday 10/3

    Homework: quiz tomorrow, FRQ due Monday

    Wednesday 10/2

    • Group behaviors
    • Review of Cognitive Dissonance
      • PSA assignment (extra credit)

    Homework: extra credit due Friday, quiz Friday

    Tuesday 10/1

    • Cognitive dissonance
      • demonstration
      • notes
      • video examples
    • Just World Phenomenon

    Homework: practice wkst, quiz Fri p. 771-788

    Monday 9/30

    • Go over Milgram study and obedience
    • Attitudes and Actions
      • foot-in-the-door, role-playing
      • notes, examples

    Homework: quiz Friday

    Friday 9/27

    Thursday 9/26 - no class, Day 6

    Wednesday 9/25

    • Finish conformity, Asch study
    • Thinking about others: fundamental attribution error - notes, examples

    Homework: ask your family about chores, practice wkst, quiz Friday

    Tuesday 9/24

    • Begin Social Psychology unit
    • Social norms, conformity - notes, videos, examples (See class notes section)

    Homework; quiz Friday p. 754-770

    Monday 9/23

    • Research Methods and Stats test

    Friday 9/20

    • Quiz
    • Go over cookie lab
    • Ethics

    Homework: FRQ due monday, test Monday

    Thursday 9/18

    • Inferential stats
    • Practice with standard deviation
    • Statistics lab with cookies

    Homework: finish worksheet side 2, finish lab, quiz tomorrow, FRQ and test on Monday

    Wednesday 9/19

    • Grading criteria for an FRQ
    • Statistics: depicting stats, the normal curve

    Homework: normal curve worksheet

    Tuesday 9/17 - no class, Day 6

    Monday 9/16

    • The placebo effect - notes, videos
    • Descriptive Statistics: central tendency, graphing, histograms

    Homework: quiz Friday p. 55-70

    Friday 9/13

    • Quiz
    • Go over experiment vocab worksheet
    • FRQ skills introduction and practice

    Homework: reading for quiz next week, p. 56-70

    Thursday 9/12

    • Illusory correlations - notes, examples
    • Experiments - vocab, demo for practice

    Homework: quiz tomorrow, finish worksheet

    Wednesday 9/11

    • Correlations and scatterplots
      • notes
      • practice

    Homework: finish practice packet, quiz Friday

    Tuesday 9/10

    • Research vocab: reliable vs valid, sample vs population, obtaining a random sample
      • notes, practice terms, M&M activity

    Homework: quiz corrections due tomorrow, quiz Friday

    Monday 9/9

    • Work time
      • research methods - definitions and pros and cons
      • operational definitions and confounding variables
      • quiz corrections

    Homework: quiz corrections Weds, worksheets tomorrow, quiz Friday

    Friday 9/6 - no class, Day 6

    Thursday 9/5

    • Quiz
    • operational definitions- notes, demo
    • confounding variables - notes, practice

    Wednesday 9/4

    • Need for scientific approach: hindsight bias, perception of order - notes and demos

    Homework; quiz tomorrow

    Tuesday 9/3

    • Practice quiz
    • Psychological perspectives: brief lecture, review summer hw, group activity

    Homework: finish group activity if necessary, signed contract due Friday, study for quiz Thursday p. 30-45

    Friday 8/30 - no class

    Thursday, 8/29

    • Introductions
    • Syllabus
    • How to succeed in AP Psychology - see Class Notes for a copy of the powerpoint

    Homework: quiz Tuesday on summer homework p. 1-29