Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

States of Consciousness

Below are some review videos to prep for our exam on Friday.

Psychology 101 - States of Consciousness Part 2 - Sleep Cycle

Psychology 101 - States of Consciousness Part 3 - Why Do We Sleep and Dream

Psychology 101 - States of Consciousness Part 4 - Hypnosis and Meditation

Psychology 101 - States of Consciousness Part 5 - Psychoactive Drugs


Haven't posted in a long time... But here is some good stuff.  I hope you are using Quizlet?  If not HERE is a link for the Myers 10e book.  Link provided by the Milwaukee Area Teachers of Psychology.

And I have updated the PowerPoints in Dropbox.

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Split Brain Experiments

Split - Brain Experiment at the Nobel Prize Educational Site.  Replicate an experiment on Mr. Split Brainy. Based, of course, on the work of Roger Sperry and Michael Gazzaniga. (Sperry split the Nobel Peace Prize with David Hubel and Torsten Weisel in 1981)

Severed Corpus Callosum


Friday, September 20, 2013


Mouse Party! Use this web site from the University of Utah to understand how neurotransmitters are affected by drugs.

Monday, September 16, 2013

Standard Deviation

Here is a video from Bozeman Science that will help explain Standard Deviation.

now according to your text, Myers 10e, we calculate it ....

Here is another....

Monday, September 9, 2013

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Welcome Back!

Welcome back to WHS!  We will us this site as an extension of our class.

Monday, April 29, 2013

One Week Left!

Keep Reviewing!  Remember Ms. Tainter will be here on Tuesday.

Monday, April 15, 2013

AP Review Material

Over on the Teaching High School Psychology blog, they have listed a ton of review material for the AP Exam.  Click on over and take a look at all their good stuff!

Social Psychology

On Friday we viewed the short film call The Lunch Date.

IF you were gone, you can view it HERE.

Monday, March 18, 2013

Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Today we start chapter 15, Personality.  You will have the next several days to work on your Personality Project, presentations start on Monday.  Also, your 3rd quarter extra credit assignments are due on March 22nd.

Monday, February 25, 2013

Thursday, February 14, 2013

The end of Motivation and into a state of emotion!

Much better grades on the chapter 12 tests!  Here is a link to the Randy Pausch web site.  The video we viewed can also be found on his web site.  Keep up with the chapter outlines, I think they help!

Monday, January 21, 2013

Semester Exams!

Finals are tomorrow!  Your final will be on chapters 6-10.  75 Questions.  Good Luck, Work Hard!

Wednesday, January 9, 2013


Anyone else stressed out?!?  Remember our chapter 10, Thinking and Language exam is Friday!  So study, and use the Quizlets!

To help you with the Cognitive Bias, here is the song.....