Social Psychology 11-12

Weekly Calendar and Assignments

Semester 2 Quarter 4 Week 3

Class Weekly Objectives:

  1. Identify ways that groups can influence an individuals behavior.
  2. Distinguish the difference between conformity and obedience.
  3. Explain why most people tend to obey authority figures.
  4. Describe key psychological experiments that examined the impact of authority on human behavior.

Monday, April 23, 2018

Current Events:  CNN 10 (www.cnn.com/studentnews)

Assignment Review: Notebook Assignment #11

Assignment Completion Work Time:  Sociogram Diagrams - Due at the end of the class period on this date.

Assignment Completion:  Read pages 555-562 (Conformity and Obedience) in your text.  Complete Notebook Assignment #12 while reading this section. This assignment is due on 4/24/18.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Current Events:  CNN 10 (www.cnn.com/studentnews)

Notes:  Students will finish going over the Unit 4 Part 4 Notes covering IX. Leadership, and X. Leadership Styles  (Blank Student Copy)

Activity:  Go over Leadership Style Survey Results

VideoDiscovering Psychology - The Power of Situation (http://www.learner.org/series/discoveringpsychology/19/e19expand.html)  Students will have a guide to complete while viewing this film that will be turned in for grading.

Due For Possible Turn-In:  Notebook Assignment #12

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - HOMEROOM SCHEDULE

Current Events:  CNN 10 (www.cnn.com/studentnews)

Activity:  "Am I a Sheeple?"

Notes:  Students will begin going over the Unit 4 Part 5 Notes covering Conformity and Obedience.  Topics covered in class on this date will incude I. Group Pressure to Conform,   II. Why Do People Conform?  (Blank Student Copy)

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - FLIP DAY SCHEDULE

Current Events:  CNN 10 (www.cnn.com/studentnews)

Notes:  Students will begin going over the Unit 4 Part 5 Notes covering Conformity and Obedience.  Topics covered in class on this date will incude III. Obedience to Authority,   IV. Milgrim Experiment  (Blank Student Copy)

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