Results 1–10 of 15 for "Curriculum"X related to "Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is..." Refine Your Search Refine Your Search TopicEducation (13)Learning & memory (4)Children (3)Law & psychology (2)Emotional health (1) 2 more... [+] Personality (1)Suicide (1)Hide detailsDocument TypeCurriculumXAuthor/ContributorDwyer, Carol (2)Engle, T. L. (1)Fernald, L. Dodge (1)Fernald, Peter S. (1)Greider, Jack J. (1) 5 more... [+] McCombs, Barbara (1)Semrud-Clikeman, Margaret (1)Snellgrove, Louis (1)Stierhem, Carolyn (1)Zimbardo, Philip G. (1)Hide details Results 1–10 of 15 Previous 1 2 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.Activity 4.2: Demonstrating Experimental Design LogicThis exercise is intended to stimulate thinking about the number and nature of variables that must be considered in doing behavioral research.Curriculum 3.Activity 3.1: Finding Meaning in the MethodWhile the specific details of the methodology vary, the logic of experimentation is essentially the same.Curriculum 4.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 5.Activity 1.2: Sex Role Stereotypes and Mental HealthCharacteristics judged healthy for an adult person (presumed to show the "ideal standard of health") resembled those behaviors judged normal and healthy for men but not for women. Curriculum 6.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 7.Activity 4.1: Experimenter ExpectancyOne source of bias in experimentation concerns the expectations of the experimenter about subject performance.Curriculum 8.Activity 4.1: StereotypesThis activity illustrates the preconceived attitudes and beliefs held about different groups of people and the relative consistency of those beliefs.Curriculum 9.Activity 3.2: Defense MechanismsDefense mechanisms covered include regression, rationalization, repression, projection, fantasy, compensation, identification and reaction formation.Curriculum 10.Day 5: Cultural Similarities and DifferencesSocialization, enculturation and acculturation; moral reasoning, socioemotional development; and attachment.Curriculum Previous 1 2 Next Relevance Title A-Z Title Z-A Newest First Oldest First Sort by: ADVERTISEMENT Results 1–10 of 15 for "Curriculum"X related to "Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday is..."