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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.
An Introduction to William James’s The Principles Of Psychology
4 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Is psychology a natural science? A brief video explains William James's theory of psychology as it connects to physiology, known as the James-Lange Theory of Emotion, and his belief that the mind and body work together to create one's...
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...
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...
Psychology Goes to Madison Avenue
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAs part of a study of well-known psychologists, class members create a name, a business logo, an advertisement for TV, online, radio, or print, and a pamphlet for the business run by one of the psychologists on a provided list. An...
Activities from the Society for the History of Psychology Website
9th - 12th
New ReviewThe Society for the History of Psychology provides a list of teaching activities designed to acquaint learners with the various fields of psychology and introduce them to prominent psychologists. Details for several of the activities are...
The Hidden Power of Smiling
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Smiling is something we may do every day and can appear benign, yet this common expression has more health benefits and psychological/physical implications than we realize! Using historical quotes, scientific studies, and a vast range of...