The Development of the Self-Concept
By Tom Luke
In this learning activity you'll explain the role of significant others in the development of the self-concept
Conflict Resolution Styles
By robin rathsack
In this learning activity you'll read about Robert Maddux's conflict model and then apply what you've learned to an interactive exercise.
The Perception Process
By Mary Brignall
In this learning activity you'll define how perception influences your world view and learn the elements of the perception process.
Learning About Multiple Intelligences in the Land of Oz
By Therese Nemec
Students read about the seven types of intelligence identified by psychologist Dr. Howard Gardner. They then select the type(s) of intelligence of each character in the Land of Oz.
The Perspectives of Psychology
Students read about the six theoretical perspectives used to explore psychological events and do an interactive exercise.
Identifying Psychological Noise
In this learning activity you'll define psychological noise and will complete an activity.
Demand Characteristics: A Pitfall in Research
Students read about the phenomenon of people trying to do their best to be good subjects when participating in research.
Socialization: The Process of Becoming Ourselves
By Carol May
In this learning activity you'll review socialization and agents of socialization and create your own lifeline.
A Theoretical Analysis of Government
By Deb DeRosso
In the interactive object, learners examine the structural-functional, social-conflict, and symbolic interaction analyses of government.
Pie Charts/ Basic Social Studies
By Barbara Laedtke
Students interpret pie chart information and identify the parts of a chart in an interactive exercise.
By Jody Cooper
Learners test their knowledge of jurisdiction issues by matching case scenarios to the correct court. The cases involve the following courts: Circuit, Small Claims, Probate, District, Bankruptcy, State Appellate Court, Wisconsin Supreme Court, and U.S. Supreme Courthouse.
Interest Groups: Civil and Constitutional Rights
By Therese Nemec, Nancy McFadden, Deb DeRosso, Mike English
Students read about the different kinds of civil/constitutional rights interest groups and answer multiple-choice questions.
A Rabbit or a Duck: An Ambiguous Figure
In this learning activity you'll discover how perception influences understanding.
The THINK Principle
By Andrea Krabbe, Rosie Bunnow
Learners are shown questions to ask themselves before they speak. They evaluate three responses according to the criteria presented. This activity has audio content.
The Structural-Functional Theoretical Approach
In this interactive object, learners view a mind map of the structural-functional Approaches and quiz themselves about the manifest and latent functions and the dysfunctions of social patterns.
The Asian Subcontinent
By Virginia Kirsch
Students identify and locate the seven countries on the Asian Subcontinent.
Overcoming Barriers to Critical Thinking: People-Related Obstacles
The learner will identify techniques to use to overcome people-related barriers to critical thinking.
Perception - Understanding the World Around You
Learn the definition of perception, its process and how it affects communication
Understanding the Principle of Motivation
In this learning activity you'll match a scenario to Maslow's Principle of Motivation. You'll understand the differences between each step in the hierarchy.
By Robert Mitchell
Identify your self-awareness score. In this learning activity, you'll answer 24 questions that attempt to measure three factors relating to self-awareness: introspection, public self-consciousness, and social anxiety.
How a Bill Becomes a Law
By Melanie Buyarski
In this colorful activity, learners follow the path of a bill as it begins in the House of Representatives.
Deal Me In!
By Kathy Lich
In this learning activity you'll practice using inductive reasoning to draw conclusions.
A Theoretical Analysis of Sports
In this interactive object, learners examine the structural-functional, social-conflict, and symbolic interaction analyses of sports. A mind map and quiz questions are included.
Decision Making Methods
In this learning activity you'll complete eight methods of making decisions by identifying advantages and disadvantages of each method.
Sources of Government Power
By Nancy McFadden
In this learning activity you'll apply information about three different sources of governmental power: Unitary, Confederate, and Federal to world governments.