Results 1–10 of 116 for "Curriculum"X related to "Media picks: Steven Pinker, PhD" Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (97)Learning & memory (17)HIV & AIDS (10)Personality (7)Children (6) 13 more... [+] Testing issues (5)Sleep (3)Race (2)Schizophrenia (2)Anxiety (1)Bullying (1)Death & dying (1)Depression (1)Emotional health (1)Law & psychology (1)Suicide (1)Teens (1)Women & men (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXYear2011 (1)Author/ContributorBenjamin, Ludy T. Jr. (3)Maitland, Laura (3)Dwyer, Carol (2)O'Leary, Ann (2)Puente, Antonio E. (2) 44 more... [+] Arnold, J. David (1)Bare, John K. (1)Benjamin, Ludy T. (1)Bernstein, Douglas A. (1)Bowleg, Lisa (1)Brabeck, Mary (1)Britton, Paula J. (1)Carey, Michael P. (1)Dollinger, Stephen J. (1)Duda, John J. (1)Eagleston, Jean R. (1)Engle, T. L. (1)Fantino, Bernadette (1)Fernald, L. D. Jr. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, P. S. (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Forsyth, Andrew D. (1)Fujitsubo, Lani C. (1)Graham, Sandra (1)Jeffrey, Jill (1)Jenkins, James (1)Kain, Craig (1)Kalichman, Seth (1)Kasschau, Richard A. (1)Kennedy, Darlene (1)Kerber, Kenneth W. (1)Kratochwill, Tom (1)LaVoie, Allan L. (1)Leal, Linda (1)Lucariello, Joan (1)Mausner, Bernard (1)McCombs, Barbara (1)McEntarffer, Rob (1)Moffett, Mary Margaret (1)Nogare, Mario A. (1)Rhodes, Nancy (1)Russo, Nancy Felipe (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Snellgrove, Louis (1)Stierhem, Carolyn (1)Watson, David L. (1)Whitcomb, David H. (1)Woods, Paul I. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 116 Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: 1.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating StudentsResearch has shown that motivation is related to whether or not students have opportunities to be autonomous and to make important academic choices. Having choices allows children to feel that they have control or ownership over their own learning. This, in turn, helps them develop a sense of responsibility and self-motivation.Curriculum 2.How Do My Students Think: Diagnosing Student ThinkingTeachers and researchers generally refer to preinstructional knowledge as preconceptions. Pre-assessment of student academic skills and student knowledge may not accurately reflect actual pupil skill and knowledge.Curriculum 3.Social Support Networks Teaching Tip SheetSocial support networks are key to preventing HIV transmission, to professional caregivers, to immediate family members providing direct care, in the bereavement process following AIDS-related death, and for the HIV-positive individual.Curriculum 4.Discussion/Essay Questions for SensationStudents will discuss visual fields, the light from a camera's flash and how sensory information reaches the brain.Curriculum 5.Activity 3.2: Defining AggressionAggression is used as an example of a typical construct in psychology, permeated with subtle meanings and not-so-subtle disagreements that make it difficult to reach a consensual definition.Curriculum 6.Research in Brain Function and LearningIt is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.Curriculum 7.Activity 2.2: Sleep DisordersStudents actively identify the symptoms, treatment or prevention of insomnia, narcolepsy, sleep apnea, SIDS, nightmares, night terrors, sleepwalking, REM behavior disorder and jet lag.Curriculum 8.Activity 1.1: Critical Thinking — AltruismSociologists propose that individual behavior is devoted to protecting the species' gene pool. Humans may or may not be exempt from this.Curriculum 9.Lesson 2: HungerA lesson about physiological determinants of hunger, homeostasis, obesity and eating disorders.Curriculum 10.Activity 2.3: Ethical Principles and Dilemmas in the Practice of PsychologyUsing high-probability statements taken from an astrological source, this classroom demonstration illustrates the willingness of students to believe bogus personality assessments.Curriculum Previous 1 2 3 ... Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 116 for "Curriculum"X related to "Media picks: Steven Pinker, PhD"