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  • 1.Activity 5.4: Cognitive Styles
    Cognitive styles are consistencies in our ways of processing information that are less value laden than character types or personality traits.
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  • 2.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating Students
    Research 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.
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  • 3.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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  • 4.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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  • 5.Personality: Day Five
    A lesson on dispositional-trait models, the humanistic model and the cognitive model.
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  • 6.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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  • 7.Lesson 1: Psychology: The Scientific Study of Behavior and Mental Processes, An Abbreviated History
    A lesson plan on prescientific psychology and the founders of scientific psychology, such as G. Stanley Hall, William James and Sigmund Freud.
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  • 8.Teaching Tip Sheet: Flexible Therapeutic Frames
    HIV/AIDS has forced psychologists to make use of flexible therapeutic frames and broadened counseling, improving clinical psychology's understanding of the practice of psychotherapy. Comparisons of traditional mental health services and "bending the frame" can be used as a teaching strategy.
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  • 9.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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  • 10.Activity 2.4: Relating Body Temperature and Circadian Rhythms
    Students rate themselves on an alertness scale each time a temperature reading is recorded, examining how a psychological variable fluctuates in comparison to body tempature.
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