January 29 to February 2 Students will explore the diversity of the human species. Small groups will research the ethic, religious, social, makeup of the people of the following regions or nations. India, China, Italy, Angola, Russia. Students will discuss their findings and attempt to reach out to a school in 2 of the regions to correspond with. Movie Star Trek DS9 The Emissary.
January 22 to January 26 Self-created psychological archtypes, how people view themselves and their roles in society including the hero, the orphan, the victim, the caregiver, the rebel, the jester, the ruler, the sage, and the magician. Movie Star Wars
January 15 to January 19. Ageing and generational relationships student will conduct small group research over aging and mental health, poverty in old age, the effect of family dynamics on elder care, differences in how men and woman are viewed as they age. Movie On Golden Pond.
January 4 to 12. 7 What is Psychology. Students will discover how Psychology provides insight into human behavior and will learn of different psychological disorders including Anxiety disorders, Mood disorders, Schizophrenia, Dementia, and Eating disorders. Students will understand how they interfere with normal human interactions. Text book chapter 1, small group research over disorders, Movie of the week is What about Bob