MONDAY, August 28, 2017
Topic: Intro & History of Psychology
Objectives:
*Define psychology.
*Identify various professions of psychology.
Class Work:
*Laptop expectations
*What do you know about Psychology?
*Define Psychology
*Note-taking skills
*Pass out textbooks
*History of Psych trading cards explanation
HW:
Read "Time Management" on page xxxiii - xxxv (Myers)
Summer HW due tomorrow (8/29)


History of Psych Trading Cards (due Friday, 9/1)


Example of Trading Card:



TUESDAY, August 29, 2017
Topic: History of Psychology
Objectives:
*Identify group expectations necessary for group work throughout the year.
*Describe 1 of the 3 famous psychology experiments.
*Differentiate between behaviorism, humanism, & natural selection.
Class Work:
*Syllabus
*Puzzles
*Summer HW
*Behaviorism, Humanism, & Natural selection
*Work Time: History of Psych Trading Cards
HW:
Read p.2-6 (Myers)
History of Psych Trading Cards (due 9/1)
Potential Discussion Questions (for Thursday):
#1: Define & differentiate between behaviorism , humanism, and cognitive psychology.
#2: What is the nature vs. nurture issue?


WEDNESDAY, August 30, 2017
TESTING
No Class


THURSDAY, August 29, 2017
Topic: History of Psychology
Objectives:
*Decipher between common myths & facts in psych.
*Define & differentiate between behaviorism , humanism, and cognitive psychology.
*Describe the nature vs. nurture issue.

Class Work:
*Quiz
*Group Work
*Bart Simpson Effect
HW:
Read p.10-13 (Myers)
History of Psych Trading Cards (due tomorrow!!!)
Potential Discussion Questions (for Friday):
#1: Distinguish between the different domains of psychology (biological, clinical, cognitive, counseling, developmental, educational, experimental, human factors, I/O, personality, psychometric, & social)

FRIDAY, September 1, 2017
Topic: History of Psychology
Objectives:
*Identify famous psychologists and explain their contributions to psychology.
Class Work:
*Groups present on 2 psychologists & pass out trading cards.
*Survivor Explanation
*Group Work
HW:
*Read p.8-9 (Myers)
*Bring trading cards to class on Tuesday!!!

Potential Discussion Questions (for Tuesday):
#1: Describe the 7 psychological perspectives.
#2: What are the strengths & limitations of applying these perspectives to explain behavior?