Announcements 2009-2010









Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersGo here and follow the directions to check your Facebook privacy settings: http://www.reclaimprivacy.org/

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersHere's a link to a review website: http://www.appsychology.com/HowPass/MC%20quizes/MCquizeshome.htm

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe rubric for the BEST CLASS EVER can be found at the bottom of the Unit 11 page. (Apr 7, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersAll of the Psych Pop videos have been posted! :-) (Apr 6, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe optional make-up mock exam is now officially scheduled for Monday (yes, Monday), April 12 at 3:00 PM. It will include 100 multiple choice questions and one FRQ. This can be used to replace the score of one of your previous mock exams (assuming you do better – if you do worse, your score will not go down) Send Mr. Izzy an email to RSVP. (Apr 6, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe latest installment of Dr. Izzy, Clinical Psychologist is ready for your viewing pleasure. (Mar 4, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersYou may do up to 20 extra credit activities for a possible total of 100 homework points for second semester. These can be Dr. Izzy, Psych Goes to Hollywood, and Psych in Songs. If you want it added to third quarter, it must be completed by April 1, 2010. (Mar 4, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe due date for Psych Pop has changed. It is now due Friday, April 2, 2010 by 8:00 AM. (Mar 2, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersPlease read the Semester Two Overview for important information concerning second semester. (Jan 20, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersPsych Associates Revisions: If you earned less than 80% (60 out of 75) for the Psych Associates Infomercial, you may submit a revised script which may to raise your score (to a maximum of 80%). After looking at the rubric completed by Mr. Izzy and seeing what areas need improvement, create a revised script that addresses these areas. Submit your revised script by Monday, January 18 at 8:00AM. (Jan 6, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersMIDTERM EXAM INFORMATION: The Multiple Choice section of the midterm exam will consist of 100 questions to be completed in 70 minutes. It is a mock exam, which means that it will include material that has not been covered in class. Scores will be adjusted to reflect this. It is worth 2/3 of the overall midterm exam score. (Jan 4, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersMIDTERM EXAM INFORMATION: The Free Response Question for the midterm exam will be given on Thursday, January 14th for A Block and Friday, January 15th for D Block (the week before exams). It will consist of one question to be completed in 25 minutes. It is worth 1/3 of the overall midterm exam score. The question will not be given in advance. The question can cover anything from the first semester. (Jan 4, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersGrades of been updated. If you have any questions or concerns, please meet with me in person to discuss the situation. Thanks. (Jan 4, 2010)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe Psych M.D. which is due Friday Dec. 11 will be the last one of the first semester. The one scheduled for January has been canceled. (Dec 9, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersIMPORTANT NEWS: Test #5 will only cover Chapters 8, 9, and 10 – no old stuff on this one. This also means that there will be no old free response questions, just the three new ones for this unit. The first student to see this and send me an email with the words, "I think that fried chicken would taste great on a pizza" wins a prize. Really! [Yes, I know I still owe Jessica from last time... Sorry, Jessica] Even if you're not the first, can you please help spread the news – maybe post it on Facebook or something. UPDATE: Lydia was first and wins the prize. (Dec 3, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersNeed another dose of Dr. Izzy? Check out his latest session with Jack. (Nov 25, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersFree-response questions #1-3 have been "removed" from the questions list. They will not appear on future tests. (Nov 24, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe free-response questions for Unit 5 have been posted on the Unit 5 page and the questions list. (Nov 24, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe next Psych M.D. is not due until Dec 11 (this is a change). (Nov 23, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersAdditional optional activities are available for the Psych Associates project. (Nov 11, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersGrades have been updated. There are many papers without names, which may explain the many zeros in the grades. We will identify the nameless papers. (Nov 10, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThere has been a minor change to the Psych Associates project schedule. The Tech Talk was been pushed back a few days. Please see the Psych Associates Overview. (Nov 1, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe neuroscience of scary movies. (Oct 29, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersInteresting article about psychopaths and facial expressions. (Oct 29, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersLooking for an interesting way to fill 18 minutes? Check this out. (Oct 28, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersH1N1 information can be found here. (Oct 26, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThere will be a review session during lunch on Monday [Oct 26]. (Oct 24, 2009).

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe free-response questions for Unit 4 have been posted on the Unit 4 page and the questions list. (Oct 19, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe updated versions of the Emotion Keynote can be found on The Neuron: Part II [scroll to the bottom of that page]. (Oct 19, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe MC answers for TEST 3 can be found of the bottom of this page. (Oct 16, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersLast call to report any grade errors for 1st Quarter. I think I've made corrections to previously reported errors. (Oct 13, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThere is an additional step when adding a Psych M.D. term. Please review the updated "How To" page. (Oct 4, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersDr. Izzy Episode 10 is ready for your viewing pleasure. (Oct 4, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersSensation & Perception Keynotes can be found here. (Sept 24, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersPsych Sim #3 is not due on Oct 9. It is now due on Oct 16. (Sept 24, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersReview Session for Test #3 on Tuesday Oct 6 during lunch for A & D. (Sept 24, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThere is a new Dr. Izzy episode! You can check it out here. (Sept 18, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe free-response questions for Unit 3 have been posted on the Unit 3 page and the questions list. (Sept 16, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe first student to see this and send me an email with the words, "The Empire Strikes Back is the greatest film in the history of the world!" wins a prize. Really! (Sept 16, 2009) UPDATE: The prize has been claimed! (Sept 17, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe MC answers for TEST 2 can be found of the bottom of this page. (Sept 16, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersPsych M.D. Entries are due for A & D Blocks on the following Fridays at 8:00 AM: Sept 19, Oct 9, Oct 23, Nov 6, Nov 27, Dec 11, and Jan 15. All of these dates are posted on the Calendar. (Sept 15, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersSubway Map Update: Please use your first names only in your Subway Maps. Sorry for the late notice. (Aug 31, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersSubway Maps are due at the start of class. Please have them ready to give to me via USB. (Aug 31, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe free-response questions for Unit 2 have been posted on the Unit 2 page and the questions list. (Aug 28, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersSubway Maps are due at 8:00 AM Tuesday morning!!! (Aug 28, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe example subway map keynote has been posted here. (Aug 27, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersThe MC answers for TEST 1 can be found of the bottom of this page. (Aug 19, 2009)

Basic Black - Beveled - WetPaint SplattersTest dates through December can be found on the Calendar 2009 page. (Aug 17, 2009)


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