AP Psychology Homework and Calendar
Ch 4 Sensation and Perception
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. 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 more review materials.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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
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.
Ch 8 Language and Thought
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
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
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.
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 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 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)
Here is another ppt to help you prepare for the test.
Due (per 2) 9/26 (per 3) 9/27- Study Guide Part III
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