Motivation and Emotion
Test Date: 2/8/2012
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2/10/2012
Lie to Me - Paul Ekman's research on expressed emotions.

2/9/2012
Test corrections, discuss parenthetical citations for research project

2/8/2012
Motivation and Emotion test

2/7/2012
Objective: Distinguish between the different theories of emotion and examine the relationship between event, body, and cognition.





PTSD video

2/6/2012
Objective: Begin research process by examining websites about APA/BPS ethical standards and/or experiments that may violate said guidelines.

2/3/2012
Objective: Examine how arousal and cognition can effect our emotions.



Lie to Me - Lie Detectors


2/2/2012
Objective: Differentiate between paraphrasing and summarizing, and examine examples of possible plagiarism to ensure that the concepts are understood before the research project is undertaken.



2/1/2012
Objective: Apply our knowledge about Paul Ekman and microexpressions to the Pilot episode of Lie To Me

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Click Dr. Paul Ekman's photo
to be taken to his amazing site.



1/31/2012
Objective: Examine expressed emotion and discuss the universality of facial expressions/cultural influence of physical gestures.







1/30/2012 (period 5 see eating disorders pwpt from 1/27 also.)
Objective: Understand requirements of research project

Ethics Research Paper - First part (bibliography) due 2/15 - Final Project due 3/21
HW assigned - Part 1 due 1/31, Part II due 2/3 -

Spot the Fake Smile HW - Click here DUE 1/31

1/27/2012 (periods 1 and 2)
Objective: Differentiate between anorexia and bulimia, and discuss factors that contribute to eating disorders





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Not Shown in Class


1/26/2012
Objective: Examine the physiological and psychological motivations that combine to generate hunger.







1/25/2012
Objective: Create a pyramid of scenarios into Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs using red Solo cups in order to develop an understanding of the Hierarchy of Needs. (Textbook pages 330-331).
Song: Tracy Chapman - Fast Car
Song: Rolling Stones - You Can't Always Get What You Want

1. Completed the classwork from 1/19 or 1/20

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3. Completed the Hierarchy of needs cup activity






1/19/2012 or 1/20/2012 (Depending upon mid-term schedule)
Objective: Examine the theories of motivation, and apply that knowledge to 7 specific behaviors. (Textbook pages 327-330).



HW assigned - due 1/27/12 -

Classwork -





1/18/2012
Objective: Revisit the classical conditioning FRQ question from the Learning test; examine our own personal level of motivation via the Hope Scale; examine the interest behind human motivation in psychology.
Song: CAKE - The Distance



Hope Scale