MONDAY, November 27, 2017
Topic: Biological Bases
Objectives:
*Differentiate between the brain of men & women.
*Explain the function of each part of the brain.
Class Work:
*Do Now: Brain plasticity, 4 lobes, sympathetic vs. parasympathetic
*PPT: Parts of the Brain
*Group Work: Explain parts of the brain
*Discussion: Men vs. Women brains
*In-Class Reading: p.83-86 in AP Textbook (Split Brain)
HW: Read p.78-79
*Explain the Phineas Gage situation & what part of the brain was affected.
*Explain the difference between “Broca’s area” and “Wernicke’s area”.


TUESDAY, November 28, 2017
Topic: Biological Bases
Objectives:
*Explain the Phineas Gage incident & part of brain affected.
*Differentiate between Broca's area & Wernicke's area of the brain.
Class Work:
*Do Now: Brain plasticity, 4 lobes, sympathetic vs. parasympathetic
*Quiz – Parts of the brain
*Group Work: Explain split-brain (recap)
*PPT & Video: Phineas Gage
*Group Work: Explain the difference between Broca’s area & Wernicke’s area.
HW: Read p.82-85 & take practice exam.


WEDNESDAY, November 29, 2017
Topic: Biological Bases
Objectives:
*Review vocabulary from the unit.
Class Work:
*Do Now: Word Stems (user the following words in a scenario: Plasticity, Amygdala, Hippocampus, Pons, Sympathetic Nervous System)
*Practice Questions from book
*Review for Exam on Thursday
HW: Exam tomorrow!!!


THURSDAY, November 30, 2017
Topic: Biological Bases
Objectives:
*Demonstrate knowledge of the “Biological Bases” unit through taking an exam.
Class Work:
*Multiple Choice Exam
*Begin HW due tomorrow
HW: Read p.89-91
*Explain the difference between sensation & perception.
*Explain transduction.
*Draw, label, & explain parts of the eye.


FRIDAY, December 1, 2017
Topic: Sensation & Perception
Objectives:
*Explain the difference between sensation & perception.
*Explain transduction.
*Differentiate between sensory adaptation, sensory habituation, & cocktail party effect.
Class Work:
*Do Now
*Group Work: Sensation & Perception
*PPT: Sensory adaptation, Sensory habituation, Cocktail party effect
HW: None