Social Psychology 11-12

Weekly Calendar and Assignments

Semester 2 Quarter 4 Week 2

Class Weekly Objectives:

  1. Define and explain different types of groups.
  2. Describe the interactive patterns within groups.
  3. Identify ways that groups can influence an individuals behavior.
  4. Explain why most people tend to obey authority figures.
  5. Describe key psychological experiments that examined the impact of authority on human behavior.

Monday, April 16, 2018

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

Test:  Students will be taking a test covering Unit 4 Part 1 covering Individual Interaction.

Assignment:  Read pages 545-554 entitled “Group Behavior”.  Complete Notebook Assignment #11 while reading this section.  This assignment is due on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

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

Test Review:  Students will go over their tests with Mr. Carlson covering Individual Interaction.

Unit Introduction: Group Interaction

Notes:  Students will begin going over the Unit 4 Part 4 Notes covering “Group Behavior”.  Students will be going over parts I-V. covering I. What Are Groups?, II. How Groups Are Held Together, III. Types of Groups, IV. Social Facilitation vs. Social Inhibition, and V. Interactions Within Groups. (Blank Student Copy)

Activity:  Leadership Style Survey - Due on Wednesday of this week.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - Homeroom Schedule

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

Notes:  Students will begin going over the Unit 4 Part 4 Notes covering “Group Behavior”.  Students will be going over parts VI-X. covering VI. Decision Making, VII. Ways to Improve Group Decision Making, VIII. Communication Patterns, IX. Leadership, and X. Leadership Styles  (Blank Student Copy)

Due for Turn-In:  Notebook Assignment #11

Due for Turn-In:  Leadership Style Survey

Assignment:  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.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

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

Activity:  Go over Leadership Style Survey Results

Activity:  Sociogram Creation - Due end of the class period.

Assignment:  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.

Monday, April 23, 2018

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

Assignment Review: Notebook Assignment #11

VideoDiscovering Psychology - The Power of Situation (http://www.learner.org/series/discoveringpsychology/19/e19expand.html)


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