AP Psychology Homework and Calendar

Ch 8 Language and Cognition

Due Wednesday 12/6- Study Guide Part I or chapter questions 1-8 (period 3).  Due Thursday 12/7 (period 8).  Test Thursday 12/14- If you turned in the Study Guide your must had in vocabulary at the end of the chapter and the people.  Here is the chapter 8 ppt and the one we used on Language

Here is the Thinking PPT

Here are the answers to the book review and the extra MC that I handed out.

Here is the chapter cheat sheet as well.

Ch 7 Memory

Due Monday 11/20- FRQ question. One sentence definition and one sentence application to the scenario. 

Due Tuesday 11/21- Study Guide part I (period 3 and 8) **** Period 8 we don't have class but make sure you get it to me by the end of the day if you are choosing to do the Study Guide approach*** If you choose to do chapter notes they will be collected the day of the test.  If you choose to do the (2) Study Guides on the day of the test you will hand in chapter vocabulary/people from page 296.

Research Studies (2) -Due Tuesday 11/28 (period 3 and 8).

Study Guide part II- Due Wednesday  11/29 (period 3 and 8).

Here is a link to the online activities (complete the first two tests and record your score).  *******Here is the link to the face recognition test that works.****** Here is a link to Psychsim 5 for the three tutorials, short-term memory, when memory fails and trusting your memory.  These will be collected on the day of the test Monday 12/4.

Here is a link to Elizabeth Loftus Ted Talk- very interesting.

Here is the chapter 7 ppt, make sure you know the people and terms for the test.  Here is the answer key to the small tree review.  Here are the answers to 8.1-8.6 quizzes.

 

Ch 6 Learning

Here are the answers to the review packet.  Here is the chapter 6 ppt

Due Monday 11/13- Questions pgs 238-255 (period 3 & period 8).

TEST Learning Friday 11/17 (MC only).  I will collect Psychsim (3) on the day of the test.

We will be going to the computer lab on Wed 11/8 to start the (3) Psychsim 5 (make sure you go to the tutorial button on the right and look by the title of each one) activities for learning.
Due Wed 11/8: Questions pgs 216-237.  Please bring your book to class on Friday 11/3 to work on them.  Ch 6 Research Studies (3) Due Thursday 11/9 (period 3). Due Friday 11/10 (period 8).

Ch 5 Consciousness

Due Friday 10/27- (3) Research Studies.  Due Wednesday 11/1 (period 3)and Thursday 11/2 (period 8): TEST CH 5 (MC ONLY) This test will be going on Quarter 1 grade.  On the day of the test I will be collecting the following to grade for Quarter 1: Chapter 5 notes on pgs 173-213.  Include page #'s,vocabulary, people, summary and if needed pictures or charts.  Please due a few pages every night in the textbook. I will also be collecting Psychsim 5 EEG and Sleep, Psychsim 5 Your Mind on Drugsand your dream analysis on the questions below.

Here are the answers to the review packet for Ch 5. Here is the chapter ppt we used in class.

Here is a link to Mystic Scripts for a dream interpretation.  You can also use Understand my dreams.  You need to include on your Psychsim 5 a paragraph response on this topic.  Include which site used (or any one you find), did you think your analysis was accurate and your overall view on dreaming (purpose and opinion).  Here is the link to Psychsim 5 to complete the other two activities.

Here is a link to the video Nova: Why we dream we watched in class on Friday 10/27.

Here are some links to some interesting videos that might help you prepare for the test on 10/31 (period 3) and 11/1 (period 8):

Crash Course Consciousness #8, Crash Course #9 To Sleep, Crash Course #10 Altered States 

V-Sauce What is Deja vu  You can also go to my youtube channel (appsychfun) and watch ABC news parasomnia and sleep eating.

  Test Ch 5 10/30 (period 3) 10/31 (period 8).

Ch 4 Sensation and Perception

Here is the answers to ALL of the reviews with my notes as well (READ IT).

Here is the eye and ear labeled.  Here is the chapter ppt.  TEST on Friday 10/20 (MC only). I will be collecting chapter notes, diagram of the eye and ear and your online activities packet with the (2) psychosis.  *** I would watch Crash Course Psychology #5-#7. ***On Monday 10/23 TEST CH 1-4 (if you studied for all the test you should just have to review materials over the weekend).

Here is the activities we will  be doing in the computer lab for this chapter.  Stoop test and signal detection, Optical Illusions online, (2) Psychosis.  Here is the link to Psychsim 5 Auditory. You need to take the Stroop test FIRST ( you have to do three practice trails and then the real test).  You only have to write down your accuracy score on the final tests.

****Please bring headphones to class on Thursday (period 3) and Friday (period 8) for the online activities we will be doing.****
Due Monday 10/16- Research study (1).

Make sure you are taking very good chapter notes.  That is not just a list of vocabulary words from the chapter either.  Include page numebers, title of section, major people, concepts, and summary of the section. Do a few pages every night, its a long chapter.  They will be collected the day of the test.  I would average 8-10 pages from the chapter every night.  Please bring your books to class this week, you will need them on a daily basis.

Ch 3 The Biological Bases of Behavior

Test Wednesday 10/4 (period 3 & 8)

Here is a link to a variety of review material on the chapter.

Here is a link to more review materials.

Here is the ppt we were using in class.  Here is the answers to the chart on scans we went over in class.  Here are the notes on the hemispheres, the nervous system and parts of the brain.

Here is a link to Psychsim 5 for the two tutorials you need to complete.  You need to look on the right side of the page and click on Psychsim Tutorials, then look for the title on the top of each activity. Here is the worksheet on Neural Messages and Hemispheres.

I have broken the chapter study guide (SG) into three (3) parts.  Please see the following due dates (note when they are due for your class period) for each part.

Due Tuesday 9/19 SG Part I #1-6.2 (period 3).  Due Wednesday 9/20 SG Part I #1-6.2 (period 8).  Due Thursday 9/21 SG Part II 7.1-12.2 (period 3 & 8). Here is a pdf of the whole Ch 3 Study Guide

Due Monday 9/25- SG Part III (period 3)  Due Tuesday 9/26 SG Part III (period 4)

Due Thursday 9/28- (2) Research Studies

Here are some resources you can use to start getting ready for the test.

Mapping the brain

Mapping the motor cortex

Split brain experiment

The nerve signal game

Here is a link to all the Crash Course videos on The Nervous System, I would watch them all

Here is a link to Khan Academy videos on The Neuron, I would watch them

Ch 2 Research


Here is a link to Psychsim 5 for the two tutorials you need to complete.  You need to look on the right side of the page and click on Psychsim Tutorials, then look for the title on the top of each activity.  Here is a link to the experiments online you can chose from.  You only need to pick one and answer the questions when you have completed it, Due Friday 9/15.  Also due Friday 9/15 the review questions to prepare you for the CH 2 Test (MC only) on Monday 9/18.  Here is the chapter 2 PPT and one on Research Methods and one on Stats.  Here is another review as well.  You might want to go over this review of the chapter as well.  Here are review videos from Mr. Schallhorn's youtube page (they are very good).  Here is an auditory review (follow the directions).

Please bring your books to class.
Here is the Appendix B study guide (end of the book) that we will be working on in class.  Here are the activity packet we will be using for this chapter. Due Monday 9/11 (period 3 & 8)

On a separate sheet of paper please calculate the following scores using the chart on A-9.  Show all work.

58,64,69,73,78,85,85,86,88,92.

Ch 1 Schools of thought


Test (Multiple choice only) Ch 1- (per 3 & 8)- Wednesday 9/6.

Here is another ppt to review from Introduction ppt.

Here are also notes you can use to review for the test 

Here is the chart I was going over in class on Wednesday 8/30.  I will give you the answers to the practice review questions on Tuesday 9/5.

Here is the chapter 1 ppt notes (make sure you read the ppts as a split screen so you can see the notes under each slide).

Please set up an AP Psych folder on your desktop that you can download all materials to for this class.

Welcome new AP Psych students for the 2017-2018

Here is a copy of all the summer work and letter that I handed out at the end of the school year.  Please read the letter carefully because it has the due date for both Ch 1 and Ch 2, plan accordingly.  Also don't forget to complete the Ch 1 Vocab, people and MC and the Ch 2 Vocab, people and MC.  Don't forget there is a PDF of the Weiten textbook on the bottom of the AP Psychology home page.

After Exam Activities

Here is the guidelines for the final project due Monday June 5th to www.turnitin.com 

 Here is the Class ID: 14320052 and Password: appsych for your submission to www.turnitin.com

After watching the three videos below please respond in a strong paragraph where do you believe gender comes from.  Please consider the nature vs nurture argument and the specifics we say in each video.  It can be done on the back of the note sheet.

Here is a link to the piece we watched on 20/20- My Secret Self

Here is a link to the piece we watched on 5/31- Me, my sex and I.

In class on Tuesday 5/30 we watched "Dr Money" and took notes.

We started to watch "Awakenings" and fill out the notes sheet.

We watched "Total Isolation" and took notes and gave a personal response. Turned in on Tuesday 5/23.

Here is a link to the video on "The Iceman" and "Most Evil- The killers brain".  Here is the worksheet that goes with them

Here is a link to the TedTalk from Celeste Headlee we viewed in class on Friday 5/12.  Here is a link to Top Secrets of Body Language we started in class on Friday 5/12.

Here is a copy of the three (3) articles you need to read and fill out the summary sheet on. Due Thursday 5/11.

AP Exam Review

Here is a link to AP College Board FRQ's- please use them.

Due Monday 4/24- Practice test #5.  Here is a link to Psyc test hero app, it may be helpful.

Here are different review sheets you can use to prepare for the exam.  Don't forget the 5 Steps to a 5 pdf and 500 questions on the first page of the webpage.  Not sure where I got all of these from so thank you to who ever posted the originals.

Learning

Abnormal psychology

Personality

Biological bases of behavior

Social Psychology

Hormones and Neurotransmitters

Major parts of the brain and functions

Perspectives in psychology

Research data and methods

Sensation 1

Sensation 2

Things we don't know but should for the test

 

 

CH 16 Social Psychology


Here are the three (3) Research Studies for the chapter- Due Friday 3/31.  Here is a great ppt to go over the chapter. Here are the answers to the large review packet.  Make sure you include vocabulary and people in your chapter notes- Due Monday 3/3.  Test Monday 3/3.

CH 15 Therapies


Here is the ppt that we used in class on Wed 3/22.

Test Monday 3/28.

I will collect the chapter notes packet.

Here is the review questions for your own use. Here is the answers to the questions. 

CH 14 Psychological Disorders

Here is the answer key to the unit review questions.  Period 2- test Friday 3/17.  Period 3- test Monday 3/20.

Please complete the unit packet or notes for the chapter.  Use the long weekend to start studying for the unit test.

Here is the ppt we have been using in class for variations in disorders.

Here is a link to Quizlet that has an updated version from the Myers book on the new classification of disorders.

CH 12 Personality

Here is the answers to the chapter questions 

Here are the three ppts that I used in class to review, ppt 1, ppt 2 and ppt 3.
In class on Thursday and Friday we watched "Child of our time".  You needed to take notes on the back and please respond to the following questions.  In a well developed 1/2 page response, did this video help to understand your scores?  Do you believe a test can accurately predict your personality? Do you think the development of your personality is more influenced by your genetics or your environment?  Due Wed 2/22.

Here are the two personality tests you need to complete online.  Put all resolutes on your sheet.  You can print out your resolutes and staple them to the page but answer the questions please.

Here are the (2) Research Studies for the unit- Due Tuesday 2/14.

Here are the chapter questions- They will be collected to be graded on the day of the test.  Do a few sections each night.

Ch 11 Human Development

Here is the answer key to the chapter review questions.

Here is the two ppts we used in class, Weiten and Appsych.

Don't forget to watch the Crash Course videos on development

Here is a link to The Psychfiles for mnemonic devices to learn Erikson, Piaget and Kohlberg.

Here is a link to Psychsim 5 to complete Cognitive Development and Signs of Aging, due on Wednesday 2/8- the day of the unit test. 

Also Due Monday 2/6- Questions pg 433-465.  

Test Wednesday 2/8.

Due Thursday 2/2- Chapter questions pages 417-433.

Ch 10 Emotion and Motivation


Due Thursday 1/26- Part II questions.  Please complete the two (2) Psychsims for the test.

Here is the answer key to the chapter practice questions.

Here is the chapter ppt.

Test Period 2 Monday 1/30 and Period 3 Tuesday 1/31.

Midterm Review

Quizlet link - here is a link to the terms from your textbook and review sheets that might help you in preparing for the midterm.  It was put together by one of your fellow students.
Here is a link to the scoring rubrics from a teaching website (explore it) and you can also go to AP Central for more materials to prepare for the test.

Here is group of links you can use to review for the exam.

Here is a major review of all concepts (you are only being tested on chapters we have covered so far).

Here is a review of the important people.

CH 10 Emotion and Motivation

 Due Monday 1/9- Research Studies (3) and Questions 375-396.

Due Friday 1/6- Conditioning paper to turnitin.com by 11:59 pm 

No late work will be accepted.

Here is the Class ID: 14320052

Password: appsych

Ch 13 Stress

Test MC only Wednesday 1/4.

Here is the answers to the practice questions for the chapter.

Here is the chapter ppt

Over winter break you need read the chapter.  I will not be collected anything for this chapter but you will  take a multiple choice test on it when you return.  

Ch 9 IQ and testing

Due Wednesday 12/21- Handwritten vocabulary and people from page 372.  It is your responsibility to read the whole chapter and prepare for the test on 12/21.  This is the only thing homework for this chapter that will be graded.

Here is the textbook ppt and here is the one from appsychology website

Ch 8 Language and Thought

Here are the answer keys 1 & 2 to the review questions packet and the chapter ppt.

Test Thursday 12/15- MC only.  If you are doing the study guide you need to handwrite the chapter vocabulary and people located at the end of the chapter.

Due Thursday 12/8- Study Guide Part I or Questions.

Ch 7 Memory

Here is the chapter ppt and the answers to the review packet.

 

Study Guide Part II Due Monday 11/28

Research Studies (2) Tuesday 11/29

Due Friday 11/18- Please complete the FRQ for learning handed out after the test.  You need to read the second page first before starting your response.  Do not use any materials to answer the FRQ (you are on the honor system).  Please write your response under the question on the first page.

You have the choice of either doing the study guide (part I and part II) or taking chapter notes.  If you choose to do the study guides they are due to be graded on specific dates (part I Monday 11/21) and on the day of the test you will hand in handwritten vocabulary for the chapter from page 296 including the key people.  This does not have to be in complete sentences.  If you choose to do chapter notes you know the expectations and I will grade them on the day of the test.  You decide which approach works best for you but plan accordingly.

Ch 6 Learning

Here is the ppt we have been using in class.  I would watch Crash Course Bobo Beatdown.  I would also go to Khan academy and watch the different parts on Learning.

Test Thursday 11/17.  I will collect the three (3) research studies and your (3) Psychsims on the day of the test.

Due Friday 11/4- Questions pg 216-237

Due Wed 11/9- Questions pg 238-255.

Research Studies (3)

Ch 5 Consciousness

Here is the answers to the review packet.  Make sure you look at it and check your answers.

Here is the chapter ppt we used in class.

Test Monday 10/31- I will collect chapter notes, the two psychsims, and your response to your dream analysis.  See below the questions that need to be answered.

Here is a link to Mystic Scripts for a dream interpretation.  You can also use Understand my dreams.  You need to include on your Psychsim 5 a paragraph response on this topic.  Include which site used (or any one you find), did you think your analysis was accurate and your overall view on dreaming (purpose and opinion).  Here is the link to Psychsim 5 to complete the other two activities.

Due Tuesday 10/25- (3) Research Studies.

Start taking notes on the chapter including: topic page numbers, people, terms, and summary of each section.  Make sure you are doing a few pages a night so you will have it done by the day of the test to be submitted for grading.

Review test Ch 1-4

 Here are the review questions I handed out in class on 10/18.

Here are the review answers (please read the notes I wrote next to the questions).

Test Ch 1-4- (Per 2) Thursday 10/20, (Per 3) Friday 10/21.  You have all chapter review materials I handed out and don't forget review books in pdf's on resource page.

Ch 4 Sensation and Perception

Test Tuesday 10/18 (MC only)- I will be collecting chapter notes and the stroop test/illusion activity we did in the computer lab.

Test CH 1-4 (MC only) Thursday 10/20 (period 2) Friday 10/21 (period 3).

Here is the answers to the questions for review I handed out in class.

Here is a diagram of the ear and eye.  

Here is a the ppt we used in class for the chapter.

In class on Wednesday 10/12- Stroop test and signal detection test on epsych (under content in bottom right corner). Don't worry about writing down all your score but you need to make sure you take all the trials.  Here is a copy of the links for the illusion sites.  Make sure you try the blind spot test. Don't worry about taking the signal detection test- having issue with java and it won't load.

Due Tuesday 10/11- Research Study (1)

Make sure you are taking very good chapter notes.  That is not just a list of vocabulary words from the chapter either.  Include page numebers, title of section, major people, concepts, and summary of the section. Do a few pages every night, its a long chapter.  They will be collected the day of the test.

 

CH 3 Biological Psychology

Here are the following homework assignments for this chapter.

TEST CH 3 Wednesday 10/5.

Here are the worksheets , #2, #3 and #4 we discussed in class.

Here is a link to online review materials on the brain and it's parts. 

Here is a link to Psychfiles for a video on how to memorize the parts of the brain.

Due 9/23- Research Studies (2)

Ch 3 ppt

Here is another ppt to help you prepare for the test.

Due (per 2) 9/26 (per 3) 9/27- Study Guide Part III

Study Guide Part I

Here is the link to Psychsim 5

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