Agenda: Dec. 10 - Dec. 20, 2018

Advanced Placement World History with Mr. Duez
Ch 7 - Memory & Ch 8 - Language & Thought
"Cognition"
Week of Dec. 10-14 -- WEEK AT A GLANCE:
MON: Decision Making
TUE: TEST CH 7 & 8 - COGNITION: Memory, Language & Thought
WED/THU: MOCK AP TEST - 100 M/Ch Questions from Fall Semester Only - 70 Min. 
FRI: Review for Final Exam; MOCK AP TEST CORRECTIONS
EXTRA CREDIT DUE BY FRIDAY
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Week of Dec. 17-20 -- WEEK AT A GLANCE:
MON: Review for Final Exam; MOCK AP TEST CORRECTIONS - due at end of period
TUE, WED, THU: FINAL EXAMS


ASSIGNMENTS: 
TEST Tuesday - CH 7 & 8 
MOCK Exam Wed/Thu
EXTRA CREDIT DUE BY FRIDAY
MOCK Corrections due Tuesday
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Monday, December 10, 2018
Quote: "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother." - Author Unknown

Agenda:
1. DO NOW: Thinking and decision making - cognitive psych m/choice questions for review.

2. Notes, Video, Discussion: Cognition - Decision making at work

ASSIGNMENTS: 
TEST Tuesday - CH 7 & 8 
MOCK Exam Wed/Thu
EXTRA CREDIT DUE BY FRIDAY
MOCK Corrections due Tuesday
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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Quote: "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother." - Author Unknown

Agenda:
1. TEST - CH 7 & 8 - Cognition

ASSIGNMENTS: 
MOCK Exam Wed/Thu
EXTRA CREDIT DUE BY FRIDAY
MOCK Corrections due Tuesday
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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
-and-
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Quote: "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother." - Author Unknown

Agenda:
1. MOCK AP Test  - 100 M/Ch Questions from Fall Semester Only - 70 Min. 

ASSIGNMENTS: 
EXTRA CREDIT DUE BY FRIDAY
MOCK Corrections due Tuesday
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Friday, December 14, 2018
Quote: "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother." - Author Unknown

Agenda:
1. MOCK AP Test Corrections: You may not take these questions outside of the classroom. 

2. EXTRA CREDIT DUE - Hand in to Mr. Duez

ASSIGNMENTS: 
MOCK Corrections due Tuesday
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Monday, December 17, 2018
Quote: "To achieve great things, two things are needed: a plan, and not quite enough time." - Leonard Bernstein

Agenda:
1. MOCK AP Test Corrections: You may not take these questions outside of the classroom. 

2. Collect Mock Corrections by the end of the class period. 

ASSIGNMENTS: 
FINAL EXAMS!

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FINAL EXAMS: 
December 18 - December 20, 2018
Quote: "DFTBA" - John Green
FULL FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE
Best of Luck on Your Finals!

Have a fantastic holiday

AGENDA: Week of December 3-7, 2018

Advanced Placement PSYCHOLOGY with Mr. Duez
CH 7 - Memory & CH 8 - Language & Thought
COGNITION
Week of Dec. 3-7 -- WEEK AT A GLANCE:
MON: Quiz CH 7 - Memory; Ebbinghaus Curve Explained
TUE Introduction to Cognition: Language & Thought - Chapter 8; Video - Steven Pinker - Linguistics as a window to understanding the brain
WED/THU: Article: Article: Is Texting Ruining Language? Notes, Video, & Discussion - Cognition Language & Thought; 
FRI: Quiz CH 8 - Language & Thought; 


NEXT WEEK

MON: Cognition - Creativity & Problem solving
TUE: TEST CH 7 Memory & CH 8 Language & Thought
WED/THU: MOCK TEST - 100 Multiple Choice Questions
EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE next Friday, Dec. 14!
FRI, MON - Corrections (Corrections due on the following Monday Dec 17)

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Monday, December 3, 2018
Quote: “The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.” ― Vince Lombardi Jr.

1. Quiz Ch 7 - Memory

2. Review Quiz

ASSIGNMENTS:
Wed/Thu: Article: Article: Is Texting Ruining Language? 
FRI: Quiz CH 8 - Language & Thought

NEXT WEEK
MON: Cognition - Creativity & Problem solving
TUE: TEST CH 7 Memory & CH 8 Language & Thought
WED/THU: MOCK TEST - 100 Multiple Choice Questions
EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE next Friday, Dec. 14!
FRI, MON - Corrections (Corrections due on the following Monday Dec 17)
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Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Quote: "If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail." - Abraham Maslow

Agenda:
1. Copy Questions for Video:
Video - Steven Pinker - Linguistics as a window to understanding the brain

2. Introduction to Cognition: Language & Thought - Chapter 8

ASSIGNMENTS:
Wed/Thu: Article: Article: Is Texting Ruining Language? 
FRI: Quiz CH 8 - Language & Thought

NEXT WEEK
MON: Cognition - Creativity & Problem solving
TUE: TEST CH 7 Memory & CH 8 Language & Thought
WED/THU: MOCK TEST - 100 Multiple Choice Questions
EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE next Friday, Dec. 14!
FRI, MON - Corrections (Corrections due on the following Monday Dec 17)
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Wednesday, December 5, 2018 
-and- 
Thursday, December 6, 2018
Quote: "You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something — your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life." - Steve Jobs

Agenda:
1. DO NOW: 


ASSIGNMENTS:
FRI: Quiz CH 8 - Language & Thought

NEXT WEEK
MON: Cognition - Creativity & Problem solving
TUE: TEST CH 7 Memory & CH 8 Language & Thought
WED/THU: MOCK TEST - 100 Multiple Choice Questions
EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE next Friday, Dec. 14th!
FRI, MON - Corrections (Corrections due on the following Monday Dec 17)
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Friday, December 7, 2018
Quote: "A Freudian slip is when you say one thing but mean your mother." - Author Unknown

Agenda:
1. Quiz Ch 8 - Language & Thought

2. Review Quiz

ASSIGNMENTS
MON: Cognition - Creativity & Problem solving
TUE: TEST CH 7 & 8 - Cognition - Memory, Language & ThoughtWED/THU: MOCK TEST - 100 Multiple Choice Questions
EXTRA CREDIT IS DUE next Friday Dec. 14!
FRI, MON - Corrections (Corrections due on the following Monday Dec 17)

Agenda: Week of November 26-30, 2018

Advanced Placement Psychology with Mr. Duez
Ch 6 - Learning;
Ch 7 - Memory; Ch 8 - Language & Thought
WEEK AT A GLANCE:
MON: Review Quiz Answers that we did not get to before the breakObservational/Biological-Evolutionary/Latent/Cognitive Learning

TUE: TEST - CHAPTER 6 - Learning
WED/THU: Introduction to Memory; SAM - Superior Autobiographical Memory Wizards; How memory works and functions - sensory, short-term, long-term stores
FRI: Atkinson-Shifrin Model of Memory Stores
Retrieval: Getting info out of memory; Cues; Context; Reconstruction & Misinformation; Monitoring

ASSIGNMENTS:
Tuesday this week - TEST - CHAPTER 6 - Learning
Next Monday - Quiz CH 7 Memory
Next Friday - Quiz CH 8 Language & Thought
Targets: Cognition: Memory - TARGETS
Monday, November 26, 2018
Quote of the Day: "Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage." Lao Tzu

1. DO NOW: The steady, rapid responding of a person playing a slot machine is an example of the pattern of responding typically generated on a _______ schedule. Why is this schedule so resistant to extinction. 

2. Review Quiz Answers that we did not get to before the break

3. Notes, Video, Discussion: Observational/Biological-Evolutionary/Latent/Cognitive Learning

ASSIGNMENTS: 
Tuesday this week - TEST - CHAPTER 6 - Learning
Next Monday - Quiz CH 7 Memory
Next Friday - Quiz CH 8 Language & Thought
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Quote of the Day: "The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection." Thomas Paine

1. TEST - CHAPTER 6 - Learning

ASSIGNMENTS: 
Next Monday - Quiz CH 7 Memory
Next Friday - Quiz CH 8 Language & Thought
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
& Thursday, November 29, 2018
Quote of the Day: "Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved." - Helen Keller

1. DO NOW: Studies show that musicians tend to have a better memory than non-musicians, not just for music, but for words & pictures too. What might explain the reason why musicians have an edge?

2. Notes, Video, & Discussion: 
Memory Wizards - Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory (video 13 minutes) & Discussion. What can be learned from HSAM persons?

3. Notes & Discussion: 

Memory Models: Encoding, Storage, & Retrieval.
Focus on Encoding & Storage: Attention; Levels of Processing; Enriching Encoding. Sensory/Short-Term/Long-Term Memory.


ASSIGNMENTS: 
Next Monday - Quiz CH 7 Memory
Next Friday - Quiz CH 8 Language & Thought
Friday, November 30, 2018
Quote of the Day: "A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles." - Christopher Reeve

1. DO NOW: Explain the Theory - Model of Information Processing (Atkinson-Shiffrin) 

2. Notes & Discussion: 
Retrieval: Getting info out of memory; Cues; Context; 
Reconstruction & Misinformation; Monitoring

ASSIGNMENTS: 
Next Monday - Quiz CH 7 Memory
Next Friday - Quiz CH 8 Language & Thought

Congrats to our AHS National Merit Scholars! Way to Go!

Currently I have Jordan, Aden, and Erika in AP Psychology. I have had Asad and Erin in class last year in AP Psychology. Plus, Jordan, Aden, and Morgan were all AP World History students with me. It is so exciting to see them doing great things on a national stage. The hard work pays off!
Erin, Jordan, and Asad are all National Merit Scholar Finalists. Top 1% of seniors in America. 
National Merit Commended Scholars included Morgan Marinelli and Aden Smith from AHS. 
National Hispanic Scholars are: Jordan and Erika