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Psychology & Economics @ Minooka Community High School
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Daily Lesson Plans
Psychology (1A, 3B, 4B)
Google code: c5bvkr
Textbook LINK & code: 9TYR3

Monday 10/23 and Tuesday 10/24
1. Demonstration: Mandela effect
2. Ted talk: Frugal innovation
3. Notes: problems solving problems
4. Problems solving problems w/s

Tuesday 10/17 and Wednesday 10/18
1. What bothers you? problem and solution class activity
2. Notes: Concepts and problem solving
3. Class Scattergories game

Friday 10/13 and Monday 10/16
1. Unit 2 Test
2. Your Bleeped up Brain (video presentation)

Tuesday 10/11 and Wednesday 10/12
1. MST3K Presentation
2. Notes: Forgetting
3. Superior Autobiographical Memory video
4. Work on review for test next class

Monday 10/9 No School

Wednesday 10/4 and Thursday 10/5
1. Middle name challenge
2. Notes: Storage and Retrieval
3. Man with no memory: Clive Wearing
4. Memory Olympics

Monday 10/2 and Tuesday 10/3
1. Notes: Encoding
2. Memory web quest

Thursday 9/28 and Friday 9/29 

Tuesday 9/26 and Wednesday 9/27
1. Collect: operant or classical
2. Notes: Schedules of reinforcement
3. Schedules of reinforcement practice
4. Operant Conditioning and School Consequences w/s

Monday 9/25
1. Big Bang video clip
2. Notes: Operant conditioning
3. Punishment/reinforcement practice
4. Operant or Classical w/s

Thursday 9/21 & Friday 9/22
1. Finish What about Bob?
2. Loser article and questions

Tuesday 9/19 & Wednesday 9/20
Homecoming movie presentation: What About Bob?

Monday 9/18
1. Big Bang video clip
2. Notes: Operant conditioning
3. Punishment/reinforcement practice
4. Operant or Classical w/s

Thursday 9/14 and Friday 9/15
1. Review and collect classical conditioning w/s
2. Video clips: The Office and John Watson
3. Notes: Classical conditioning part 2
4. Pavlovian ads: make an ad slogan quiz for the class to take
5. More Classical Conditioning w/s

Tuesday 9/12 and Wednesday 9/13
1. Video clips: Pavlov and classical conditioning song
2. Notes: classical conditioning
3. Classical conditioning practice w/s
4. Classical conditioning w/s

Friday 9/8 and Monday 9/9
1. Unit 1 Test
2. Brain Games

Wednesday 9/6 and Thursday 9/7
1. Collect "applying current..."
2. Notes: Statistics
3. Analyzing Correlations w/s
4. Review for unit 1 test next class

Friday 9/1 and Tuesday 9/5
1. Collect and Review "Experimental Design Worksheet"
2. Notes: Ethics of experimentation
3. Video: Koko the gorilla
4. Applying current research activity

Wednesday 8/30 and Thursday 8/31
1. Collect: operational Definitions
2. Ted: Heroic imagination
3. Notes: experimentation
4. Practice Simpson's worksheet (answers in class)
5. Experimental design worksheet

Monday 8/28 & Tuesday 8/29
1. Collect Acrostic Poems
2. Notes: Surveys
3. Create a 5 Question Survey.  Class will complete surveys and compile data.
4. Operational Definitions w/s

Thursday 8/24 and Friday 8/25
1. E-Book instructions and introduction
2. Review and collect Celebrity assignment
3. Notes: Module 2
4. TED talk: stay in the now
5. Serial Killer acrostic poem: make two poems for killers and one for yourself (use packet)

Tuesday 8/22 and Wednesday 8/23
1. Collect #1-10
2. Andrea Yates video
3. Notes: Approaches to psychology
4. Celebrity approach assignment

Friday 8/18 and Monday 8/21
1. Review and collect scavenger hunt
2. Introspection activity
3. Notes: History of psychology
4. Page 17-20 #1-10

Wed. 8/16 & Thurs. 8/17
1. Web page and class expectations
2. Intro to Psychology "quiz"
3. Notes: definition of psychology
4. Textbook scavenger hunt

Mon. 8/14 & Tues. 8/15
"Getting to Know You" activity

 Honors Economics  (2A, 2B)
Google code: 6nls7j


Monday 10/23 and Tuesday 10/24
1. Review and collect: business research
2. Ted talk: sexism
3. Notes: Labor force
4. High School Worth activity: worksheet with reading

Tuesday 10/17 and Wednesday 10/18
1. Ted Talk
2. Notes: Other types of businesses
3. Library time for Corporate Profile & Business Research activity

Friday 10/13 and Monday 10/16
1. Collect VENN
2. Notes: 7.3 corporations
3. Finish Cans Project

Tuesday 10/11 and Wednesday 10/12
1. Test Corrections
2. Notes: 7.1 & 7.2
3. Business VENN
4. Cans project

Monday 10/9 No School

Wednesday 10/4 and Thursday 10/5
1. Unit 2 Test

Monday 10/2 and Tuesday 10/3
1. Notes: 6.3 Market Regulation
2. Video: Bernie Madoff

Thursday 9/28 and Friday 9/29 
1. Notes: 6.2 and Game Theory
2. Dark Knight  AC/DC economics video
3. Golden Balls game show
4. Game theory w/s

Tuesday 9/26 and Wednesday 9/27
1. Collect papers
2. Logo Challenge
3. Planet money Apple podcast
4. Notes: highly competitive markets
5. Harry Hazlit one lesson activity

Monday 9/25
1. Mattress store podcast
2. Notes: 5.3 Managing prices
3. Worksheet: You don't have to be old to be a classic

Thursday 9/21 and Friday 9/22
1. Finish "The Founder"
2. Lemonade stand activity

Tuesday 9/19 and Wednesday 9/20
Homecoming movie presentation: The Founder

Monday 9/18
1. Mattress store podcast
2. Notes: 5.3 Managing prices
3. Worksheet: You don't have to be old to be a classic

Thursday 9/14 and Friday 9/15
1. Collect "making production decisions"
2. In the chips demonstration
3. Notes: language of prices and equilibrium
5. Equilibrium w/s

Tuesday 9/12 and Wednesday 9/13
1. Marino Paper Chain factory demonstration
2. Notes: Production costs
3. Making production decisions w/s

Friday 9/8 and Monday 9/9
1. Collect: elasticity
2. Notes: Supplies
3. Supply practice w/s
4. Supply worksheet

Wednesday 9/6 and Thursday 9/7
1. Collect & Review: Demand w/s, practice and "you and the business..."
2. Malcom Gladwell Ted Talk: tomato sauce
3. Notes: Elasticity
4. Elasticity w/s

Friday 9/1 and Tuesday 9/5
1. Test Corrections
2. Notes: Demand
3. Demand practice worksheet
4. Demand worksheet

Wednesday 8/30 and Thursday 8/31
1. Unit 1 Test
2. Ted talk: economics of crack

Monday 8/28 and Tuesday 8/29
1. Says' Law class contest
2. Notes: US Economy at work
3. You and the business.... w/s
4. Review for test next class

Thursday 8/24 and Friday 8/25
1. Collect 2.1 #2-5
2. Notes: US Economy at work
3. Says' Law research project: see assignment in the Google School

Tuesday 8/22 & Wednesday 8/23
1. Review and collect PPC
2. Most dangerous place on Earth: North Sentinel Island
3. Notes: 2.1
4. North Korea video
5. Assignment: section 2.1 #2-5

Friday 8/18 & Monday 8/21
1. I, Pencil video
2. Dollar Shave Club
3. Notes: 1.3 and 1.4 Opportunity cost and exchange
4. Kingdom of Mocha video (with viewing guide)
5. PPC w/s: on back add 5 First World Problems

Wed. 8/16 & Thurs. 8/17
1. Web page and class expectations
2. Price is Right
3. Notes: Introduction to economics

Mon. 8/14 & Tues. 8/15
"Economic Bingo" introductory activity
 AP Psychology (4A)
Google Code: cxdn16
Textbook LINK & code 8U6V9

Monday 10/23
1. Braille demonstration activity
2. Notes: 
3. Color Blindness Activity (library)

Tuesday 10/17
1. Back masking songs
2. Cowbell SNL Skit
3. Notes: Module 17
4. The amazing Randi
5. Brain Games video

Friday 10/13
*Substitute
Watch video, "Sleepless in America" and complete video worksheet

Tuesday 10/11
1. Test corrections
2. New packet distribution
3. Notes: module 16

Monday 10/9 No School

Friday 10/6
1. Unit 3 Exam

Wednesday 10/4 
1. Notes: module 15
2. Practice test

Monday 10/2 
1. Brain improvement activity: juggling, etc.
2. Notes: module 14

Thursday 9/28
1. Switch Pitcher
2. Notes: Module 13
3. Collect Brain Parts
4. Video: Split Brain Joe
5. Split brain demonstration
6. Go to this web site and write down 10 scientific facts about twins 

Tuesday 9/26
1. Phineas Gage video
2. Notes: Module 12
3. Jody and brain plasticity video
4. Finish Brain Parts w/s from last class and continue to work on unit packet

Friday 9/22
1. Memory Ted Talk
2. Brain Parts w/s

Wednesday 9/20
1. Brain quiz (for fun)
2. Notes: Module 10
3. Shoulder tapping brain communication

Monday 9/18
Sub Lesson Plan (homecoming assembly)
1. Neurotransmitter superhero activity

Thursday 9/14
1. Test revisions
2. Distribute new unit packet
3. Notes: Module 9
4. Neurotransmitter superhero w/s

Tuesday 9/12
1. Units 1-2 Test

Friday 9/8
1. Units 1-2 practice test
2. Koko documentary

Wednesday 9/6
1. Review and collect stat worksheet
2. Notes: Ethics
3. Koko the Gorilla Video
4. Finish unit packet (unit 1-2 test is on 9/12)

Friday 9/1
1. Discuss and collect correlations
2. Discuss and collect experimental design worksheet
3. Notes: Module 7
4. Snap chat data
5. Stat Worksheet


Wednesday 8/30
1. Notes: Correlation
2. Ted talk: Ben Galdacre and bad science
3. www.tylervigen.com/discover  make and explain 5 correlations
4. Experimental design worksheet

Monday 8/28
1. Magic videos
2. Notes: Surveys
3. Make a 5 question survey, complete and compile data.
4. continue working on packet

Thursday 8/24
1. E-Book instructions and introduction
2. Flipping a coin
3. Notes: Module 4
4. TED talk: Shermer
5. Continue working on unit packet

Tuesday 8/22
1. Andrea Yates approach example
2. Notes: Module 3
3. Happiness TED talk
4. Perspectives and subfields assignment

Friday 8/18
1. Milgram and Zimbardo videos
2. Notes: module 2
3. Continue working on unit guide

Wednesday 8/16
1. Web page and class expectations
2. Intro to psychology "quiz"
3. Notes: Module 1
4. explain and start working on unit 1 packet

Monday 8/14
"Getting to Know You" activity