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  • 1.Lesson 1: Consciousness
    Consciousness is awareness of ourselves and our environment and mental processes occur at different levels. Altered states of consciousness include hypnosis, psychoactive drugs, meditation and sleep.
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  • 2.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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  • 3.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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  • 4.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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  • 5.Classroom Management
    Teachers concerned with classroom management typically need help with two issues: preventing discipline problems and dealing with current discipline problems. Researchers have established two systems to help promote an orderly learning environment: positive behavior support, and social and emotional learning.
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  • 6.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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  • 7.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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  • 8.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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  • 9.Lesson 2: Sleeping and Dreaming
    A lesson covering the stages of sleep, REM, quiet and active sleep, and disorders such as insomnia, narcolepsy, jet lag and apnea.
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  • 10.Activity 3.2: Concentrative Meditation
    A systematic narrowing of attention that seems to slow the metabolism and help produce feelings of well-being.
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