Interest Groups: Grass Roots and Community-Based
By Therese Nemec, Nancy McFadden, Deb DeRosso, Mike English
Students read about the three categories of interest groups: Economic, grass roots and community-based, and civil and constitutional rights.
What Is Stress?
By Kathy Lich
In this activity you'll explain the stress in your life. You'll also identify ways to reduce stress and handle your current levels of stress.
Evaluate Your Stress Journal
In this learning activity you'll evaluate your stress journals by responding to questions to identify potential stressors of their future careers and personal lives.
By Carol May
In this learning activity you'll discover how visual perception is influenced by what's surrounding the image.
Psychology and Research
By Therese Nemec
Students read about the scientific method and the three main types of research. They enter their answers to questions on the screen.
Mini-Lecture: Transactional Analysis/Ego States
By Mary Fehrer-Williams
In this learning activity, you'll identify behaviors of the three ego states and practices their use.
Barriers to Critical Thinking: People-Related Obstacles
The learner will identify barriers to critical thinking related to internal and external factors after viewing scenarios.
The student reads about encoding, storage, and retrieval and test his or her memory in an interactive exercise.
Where Is Colombia?
By Virginia Kirsch
In this learning activity you'll read about Colombia and view a map.
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.
Understanding Voting Rates
By Barbara Laedtke
Students examine how voting rates are determined and how those rates change depending upon the population being studied. A brief quiz completes the activity.
Religions of the World - Christianity
In this learning activity you'll identify the counties with the largest Christian populations.
Religions of the World - Buddhism
In this learning activity you'll analyze the structures of Buddhism and identifies the countries with the largest Buddhist populations.
Barriers to Critical Thinking: Being Human
The learner will explore basic human limitations that create barriers to critical thinking including selective thinking, false memories, and perceptual limitations.
U.S. Supreme Court Case: Lemon v. Kurtzman
In this learning activity you'll review the facts and interpretations of this court case, determine a verdict, and respond to questions.
In this learning activity you'll explore The Judiciary and answer questions about The U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, and U.S. District Courts.
Problem Solving with SWOT
By Rosie Bunnow
Learners create and analyze a SWOT diagram showing Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats for their work or personal lives.
In this learning activity you'll create your own lifeline and realize important events that helped shape who you are today.
A Theoretical Analysis of Social Stratification
By Deb DeRosso
In this interactive object, learners examine a mind map of social stratification. Quiz questions complete the activity.
Model of Memory
By robin rathsack
In this learning activity you'll apply chunking to memory formation and retrieval. You'll test your ability to memorize a series of numbers with and without the chunking method.
In this learning activity you'll analyze the impact of various factors in their lives. They are then transformed by a new identity. They analyze the potential impact of this new identity and compare it to their initial lives.
Students read about the provinces and territories of Canada and identify key resources in each area.
Pie Charts/ Basic Social Studies
Students interpret pie chart information and identify the parts of a chart in an interactive exercise.
The Black Sea
Students view a map of the countries that surround the Black Sea and test their knowledge in an interactive exercise.
Students read about Benelux, the three countries in Europe that work together as an economic unit. Students test their knowledge by identifying the countries on a map.