Browsing All posts tagged under »ap psych«

Do What You’re Told!

May 1, 2018


For those who were not in class today and missed Milgram’s experiment, attached is the video we watched in class, the worksheet, and the 40 Studies assignment. And if you think that the experiment was just a product of its time, watch this. Advertisements

Zimbardo on Evil

April 27, 2018


If you were not in class today, please make sure that you view Quiet Rage, the film on the Stanford Prison Experiment (see embed below). For your last Zimbardo reflection on the Stanford Prison Experiment, I would like a list of nine questions that you had while viewing as well as a brief list of possible […]

Further Readings On Lobotomy

April 13, 2018


Today in class, we viewed the PBS American Experience special on Dr. Walter Freeman. The PBS website has a ton of resources on it, including a 1946 article from Life Magazine that is absolutely heartbreaking and shocking to read. For some stories of those who were lobotomized at Pilgrim State mental hospital in New York, check […]

AP Psychology Fractured Fairy Tale Rubric

March 30, 2018


Here you guys go. Remember – you need three characters with psychological disorders and one who is a psychological professional operating from one of the schools of therapy found in Chapter 17. You also need a two page paper for your group, with at least three sources (one of which should be your textbook) and APA […]

Further proof that sleep helps you on tests.

March 9, 2018


When UC Berkeley backs me up, you know I have a point. Anyway, a half-hour to an hour nap might make us smarter, and the more we sleep the sharper our brains are. Stop pulling all-nighters for tests and get 8 hours, will you? Your grades will thank you. An afternoon nap markedly boosts the […]

AP Psych Extra Credit Opportunity

March 7, 2018


For extra credit, please read Sigmund Freud’s On Dreams (DO NOT read the introduction. It’s long and not written by Freud. Start at Chapter 1.). It shouldn’t take you long to get through regardless.  After completing the readings, please find instances in the book that you either agree with (or find plausible) or find outlandish.  If […]

Motivation and Emotion Advertising Campaign Resources.

March 2, 2018


Presentations Due FRIDAY. EDIT: I forgot to include this on the instruction sheet – any citations that you need for this paper should be done in APA 6th Edition style. Head to for help. This episode of Frontline on psychology and marketing might give you guys some ideas. It’s not mandated that you watch […]