Guiding Thought Question: Summarize how each of the six different perspectives might view an individual. Personally how do you view the individual psychologically?
Today's Learning Objective: Students will examine and be able to explain how the psychological perspectives are applied on an individual scale. Students will watch TED Talks dealing with explanations of individuals and the psychological perspectives and answer critical thinking questions about them.
Guiding Thought Question: How will a psychologist view the world differently than a person not trained in the field? Come up with an example of a behavior and how a psychologist would specifically view the behavior.
Today's Learning Objective: Students will be able to explain the different perspectives of psychology and the different theories that guide the study of Psychology. Students will go over notes dealing with the different perspectives and use those to answer specific critical thinking questions dealing with applications of the perspectives.
Guiding Thought Question: As a way to introduce yourself to the the teacher and the other students who will be taking the course post a response to the following series of questions
- Your Name (First name only):
- Which school you attend:
- Your favorite animal here at the zoo:
- What are your reasons and goals for taking this course:
- Something that you would like to get/learn from this course:
Today's Learning Objective: Students will gain a core understanding about what Psychology is and be able to explain the major themes and aspects that make up the field. Students will read through online and text based notes and write out explanations to a number or explanation and analysis questions.
Psychology Class Forum
Welcome to the Forum! Here is where you will be answering your daily warm-up questions. Please do not enter your last name for privacy reasons, and you may use a nickname if you would like (Just make sure Mr. Tredinnick is aware of the nickname you are using). Write out thoughtful responses to the forums on the days they are assigned. If you miss a day please take it upon yourself to complete the Forum you missed. Each Forum has the targeted Learning Objective(s) there so you can see what the focus of the day's class will be.