Lesson Plans
Psychology 4th Q 12.13 Lesson Plans
Week: 03/11/2013 Instructor: Jennifer Stevenson Academics
No School - Staff Development
Introduction to Psychology

Overview of the Syllabus
Define Psychology
Brainstorm Jobs and Applications of Psychology
If time allows, watch a video about the branches of psychology - "Inside Out: The Magic of the Mind"

Homework: What I want to learn (Due Wednesday)
History of Psychology

Timeline overview of Psychology's history
Students research psychology's famous theorists

Homework: Complete theories of psych assignment (Due Thursday)
History of Psychology

Share and debate the theories researched yesterday
"My Psychological History" assignment

Homework: "My Psychological History" assignment (Due Friday)
Research Methods

PowerPoint on methods of research within psychology
Mini-Debates: Is this method right? - Analysis of controversial studies and research ethics
Introduction to analyzing data