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Breakfast Club Extra Credit

November 14, 2017


I’d love to show this during class, but  it’s rated R.  The amount added into your test category will be 10 points.  This’ll be accepted any time up until November 27th. Paragraph 1: Briefly describe the personality of the character you selected and diagnose with a disorder you think they might have. Explain the disorder and […]

AP Psych Extra Credit Opportunity

October 16, 2017


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 […]

AP European History Unit 1 Extra Credit

August 30, 2017


Some of you guys didn’t do as well on the first exam as you’d like to, and that is ok! Remember: Since I am perfectly aware that tests are not porkchops and that you can’t put them on a bun with mustard (and/or ketchup), here is a bit of a chance for you to make […]

Extra Credit Opportunity: Piaget vs. Vygotsky

August 25, 2017


Another cognitive psychologist who was interested with how children learn was Lev Vygotsky, who focused on sociocultural cognitive development. Inexplicably he’s not really featured much in your textbook; he will, probably, be featured on the AP Psych exam. Please watch this video – it’s brief: Next, please read this comparison between Piaget and Vygotsky’s theories. […]

Shrek 2 Personality Extra Credit

August 17, 2017


I’ll give you guys a week or so to work on this extra credit assignment – I wouldn’t be shocked if you had a copy of this DVD laying around your house. Please use your textbook to complete the following chart. The completed project will be ten points on your unit three test grade. Considering that tests […]