Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Day 12_ Buzz Word Quiz

1.Buzz word Quiz
2. Please watch the following video and register for the open learning initiative.
3. You need to complete the first module for tomorrow.

Watch the following video and use this  link and follow the instructions below!
1. Register by typing in the COURSE KEY: Leyden
2.Password is Gavin

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

SI_Day 11_Research Methods

1. Review the Scientific Method
    Operational Definitions

2 Methods of Research- Mix up

Period 3
   (Survey, Naturalistic Observation, Case Study, Experiment, Correlation)

3. Presentation
    Hawthorne Plant 

Homework: Methods Practice Page 23 and Study and Note cards

Monday, August 29, 2016

SI_Day 10_Monday_Research Methods

1. Introduction to Research Worksheet Form
     Purpose of research....Importance of Research
  A. Kitty Genovese
  B. New York
  C. What would you do?

2. Review Research (Hindsight Bias, Intuition, and Overconfidence)

   Buzz Word Quiz WEDNESDAY!
   Note cards Due Wednesday!

Friday, August 26, 2016

SI_Day 9_Introduction to Research

1. Approaches review, Andrea Yates Review Video, Wrap around the room, Class discussion and then final reflection with responses.

Homework: Video 6 and Video 7 (Outline for video on page 7 and 8) or Reading Page 26-37


Thursday, August 25, 2016

SI_Day 8_ Quiz Unit One_Thursday

Today you will turn in your note cards and your notes. You have your first quiz. Good Luck!

1.Review page 18-19 and bag activity
2. Kahoot
3. Quiz Unit One
4. Andrea Yates Reading Page 21
1. Page 21 in packet with worksheet- Please print out or use the hand out given in class.
2. Read pages or Video Five Research. Use page 7 as your guide.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

SI_Day 7_ Contemporary Approaches

Happy Wednesday! Make sure you study for the quiz tomorrow! (History, Sub-fields and Contemporary Approaches)  Here is the you-tube page.   The quiz covers videos one, two and three. Here are some Practice problems you may want to look at for tomorrow. 

A. Review Approaches- Hand and Review
B. Bag Activity

Finish Note cards
Page 18 and 19- Approaches Practice

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Day 6_ August 23rd_ Approaches

1. Review Nurture Note Card as a circle.... Introduce your neighbor and tell me how they were impacted by their environment.

2. Review the Bio-Psycho-Social Model- Notes and hand demo

3. Organize Binder- Follow Page 4.


Notecards 1-30  Link of Terms 

Monday, August 22, 2016

SI_ Day 5_ Monday August 22_ People in Psych and Approaches

1. Review Word sort from Friday's Class - with group page 16 and 17 in packet

2. Nature vs. Nurture discussion

3. Review lecture from Video 3/4

1. Materials- box, binder, notecards)

2. Nurture Note card

3. Video 2- Careers in Psychology use page 6 as your outline for the video notes.

Updates this week

Friday, August 19, 2016

SI_Day 4_Functionalism and Structuralism/ People in Psych

1. Bell Ringer- What's in the Box? Memory Techniques

2. Review Lecture -History and Review Structuralism and Functionalism

3. Historical Word Sort- Time to look at the various "People in Psychology." Use the yellow word sort at match it with the various people on page 16 and 17 in your packet.

4. Whats in the Bucket?

A. Video 3 and 4 - Take notes on Yellow Chart


Thursday, August 18, 2016

SI_Day 3_What is Psychology and when did it begin?

1. List of Items

2. True or False Quiz

3. Unit One Notes: History-Review Video One
    A. Is Psychology a Science
    B. History (Greeks, Monism vs. Dualism, Structuralism vs. Functionalism)
4. Exercise- Monism vs. Dualism; Introspection
5. Questions and concerns about blog/video/status check

 Homework: Flip through packet and complete PsychSim 5. Worksheets in the packet Pages 9-11

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

SI_Day 2_ August 17_ What is AP Psychology?

                                August 17th- Day Two- What is AP and class expectations???

Today's Agenda
1. Review Materials needed for class (Binder, Notebook, Pen, highlighter, note-card)
2. Review College Boards Website and Syllabus

3. Getting to know your classmates.  Student/Teacher Finish Meeting My Class- 3A Worksheet- class buddy


For homework you need to read pages 1-7 in the text or watch the following video.
Use the outline handed out in class to help you!

Sunday, August 14, 2016

S1_Day_One_August 16_Welcome to AP PSYCH

Welcome to AP PSYCHOLOGY! I am excited you are taking part of the journey this year! It will be a great year! I use blogger everyday to post the agenda for the day, assignments, videos and make class updates. It is a great tool, so please save it to your favorites today!

Today's Agenda
1. What's in the box?
2. Meet the Teacher- Who is Ms. Gavin?
3. Roster and Schoology/Blog
4. Discuss Homework With AP PSYCH COLLEGE Board
       Copy of the Worksheet- Introduction_AP PSYCH_College Board Worksheet
                            Link for Side One- Task One:Understanding an AP Course
                            Link for Side Two- Task Two: Understanding PSYCHOLOGY

5. Meet the class- Who are my classmates?

                A. Introduction_AP_PSYCH_College Board Worksheet
                B. Read Over the Calendar
                C. Look over needed materials below for Thursday, August 18th
                D. Parent Form

Class Materials
A. 2 Inch 3 Ring Binder
·         B. 13 Tabs
·        C.  Loose Leaf Paper
·        D.  Pen, Pencils, Highlighter
·        E. 3-Ring Notebook
·        F. Notecards
·        I  Shoebox
          J.   Forty Studies that Changed Psychology by Roger R. Hock Ph.D.- Needed in September