MONDAY, December 4, 2017
Topic: Sensation & Perception
Objectives:
*Differentiate between sensation & perception.
*Differentiate between top-down & bottom-up processing.
*Define transduction.
Class Work:
*Finish book presentations
*PPT: Intro to Sensation & Perception
*PPT: Top-down vs. Bottom-up processing
*Group Work: What is transduction?
*PPT: Transduction
HW: None

TUESDAY, December 5, 2017
Topic: Sensation & Perception
Objectives:
*Explain the difference between absolute threshold, subliminal stimulation, & difference threshold.
Class Work:
*Do Now
*Group Presentations: Absolute threshold, Signal detection theory, subliminal, prime, difference threshold, Weber’s Law
*PPT: Thresholds
HW: Read p.222 - 226 (first 5 pages of packet)
*What is the function of sensory adaptation?
*How do our expectations, contexts, emotions, & motivation influence our perceptions?

WEDNESDAY, December 6, 2017
Topic: Sensation & Perception
Objectives:
*Explain the function of sensory adaptation.
*Define perceptual set.
Class Work:
*Do Now
*Quiz
*Group Work: What is the function of sensory adaptation?
*Group Work: How do our expectations, contexts, emotions, & motivation influence our perceptions?
*Context Effects
HW: Read p.228-229
*Draw, label, & define parts of the eye.
*Explain the purpose of rods & cones.


THURSDAY, December 7, 2017
Topic: Sensation & Perception
Objectives:
*Explain parts of the eye.
*Differentiate between rods & cones.
Class Work:
*Do Now
*Quiz
*Label the Eye
*PPT: Eye, Rods & Cones, Blindspot
HW: None

FRIDAY, December 8, 2017
NO SCHOOL - Testing