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Earworms: Those Songs That Get Stuck in Your Head
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
We've all been infected by earworms at one point or another. But don't worry! These aren't creepy crawly critters that live inside our heads. Follow along with this short video as it explores the interesting psychology behind the...
The Psychology Behind Irrational Decisions
5 mins 10th - Higher Ed
Heuristics? Prospect Theory? Behavioral Economics? Who would have thought so much research has gone into studying approaches to problem solving and decision making. This short video takes a look at the psychology behind decision making.
What Happens When You Remove the Hippocampus?
5 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine not being able to remember what day it is or what food you had for breakfast this morning. This nightmare was a reality for Henry Molaison, whose life story is the focus of this video explaining how different parts of the...
The Concept of Identity Lesson 5: Motivation - Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
9th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs provides the lens class members use to analyze and evaluate the motivations of the characters in Sylvia Plath's "Initiation" and scenes from Mean Girls. Readers then select a character from A Separate...
The Difference Between Classical and Operant Conditioning
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Learn about the difference between two central concepts in behavioral psychology: classical and operant conditioning. Viewers are presented with images and clear narration explaining the two processes that result in learning, and...