Perception - Understanding the World Around You
Learn the definition of perception, its process and how it affects communication
The Five Pillars of Islam
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll review the five Muslim beliefs.
Culture Assimilation Patterns
By Carol May
The student reads definitions of four basic assimilation patterns in American society and creates a model for each by clicking and dragging building blocks. The student also writes a brief explanation of each new model.
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.
A Theoretical Analysis of Race and Ethnicity
In the interactive object, learners examine the structural-functional, social-conflict, and symbolic interaction analyses of race and ethnicity. Learners also answer multiple-choice questions.
European Economic Community: Part 1
In this learning activity you'll explore how the European Economic Community get started.
How to Really Be a Millionaire
By Jill Stiemsma
In this learning activity you'll play "How to Really Be a Millionaire" to learn the basics of accumulating wealth.
Interpreting Line Graphs
By Barbara Laedtke
In this learning activity you'll analyze line graphs and answer questions about the information shown.
In this learning activity you'll create your own lifeline and realize important events that helped shape who you are today.
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
By Kathy Henning
In this learning activity you'll write about your attributes and analyze their perception of their abilities, roles, personality, beliefs, and goals.
Responding with Sensitivity
By Kedron Wiersgalla
In this learning activity you'll use critical thinking skills to rewrite appropriate responses to potentially sensitive words and phrases.
Dimensions of Family Structure
In this learning activity you'll explore family structure then enter terms in a grid identifying if that family structure is determined by females, males, or both.
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.
Assessing the Significance of Agents of Socialization
In this learning object you'll explore how agents of socialization shape a person's life and you'll map the significant events, places, and people that have shaped your life.
Socialization: The Process of Becoming Ourselves
In this learning activity you'll review socialization and agents of socialization and create your own lifeline.
Wrongful Life Debate
By Abbey Casper-Curtis
In this learning activity you'll use an article about a very premature baby to take different positions on this issue and write your arguments.
Multiculturalism and Public Schools
In this learning activity you'll analyze four newspaper editorial submissions and formulate your own letter.
Assessing the Social Impact of an Aging Population
In this learning activity you'll relate statistics on aging in America to the functions and dysfunctions created by these demographic changes.
Assessing the Importance of Socialization in Abusive Families
In this learning activity you'll analyze two articles, "Boot Camp Killer" and "The Story of Us," and answer questions based on how the characters were affected by their abusive families.
Exploring the Realities of Life As a Refugee
In this learning activity, you'll analyze a poem written by a refugee to answer four short questions.
Relationships With Parents: A Model of Shifting…
In this learning activity, you'll discuss shifting perceptions of parents at different life stages.
Inequities of Gender
You'll answer a list of questions based on their gender then answer the same questions as if you were born the opposite gender.
You'll identify problems associated with a spacecraft crash and a diverse population of surviving crew.
Exploring the Realities of the American Family
Discover the truth behind commonly held beliefs about the American family.