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  • 1.Practice for Knowledge Acquisition (Not Drill and Kill)
    Researchers who have investigated expert and novice performance have uncovered important distinctions between deliberate practice and other activities, such as work, play and rote repetition.
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  • 2.Research in Brain Function and Learning
    It 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.
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  • 3.Activity 5.1: Understanding the Type a Behavior Pattern
    Type A behavior attempts to control other people, time and events, engaging in excessive competitiveness and achievement orientation, time urgency and impatience, and easily aroused anger and hostility.
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  • 4.Activity 3.2: Defining Aggression
    Aggression 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.
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  • 5.Bullying: A Module for Teachers
    It is estimated that 40-80 percent of school-age children experience bullying at some point during their school careers and 10-15 percent may be either chronic victims or bullies themselves.
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  • 6.Critical Thinking Exercises
    Create an "antiadvertising" message about a drug and discuss whether consciousness can be studied.
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  • 7.Activity 1.3: The Insanity Plea
    In Canada and three-fourths of the states, the burden of proof has shifted to the defense, which must prove the defendant insane. Defendants must show they did not understand the wrongfulness of their acts.
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  • 8.Activity 3.1: An Introduction To Meditation
    To demonstrate an altered state of consciousness, students spend a short period meditating, as well as checking for physiological changes afterward.
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  • 9.Activity 2.1: Personality and Personality Assessment
    This activity provides a vehicle for the discussion of numerous issues, including test construction, gender differences, operational definition, reliability, validity and methodology.
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  • 10.Activity 5.1: The Importance of Cross-Cultural Sensitivity in Psychology
    This activity illustrates the impact of cultural rules, standards, mores and traditions on general communications and interpersonal relationships.
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