This PowerPoint presentation explains types of societies from simple to complex, including Hunting & Gathering, Horticultural & Pastoral, Agrarian, Industrial and Postindustrial. A student version of Guided Notes is included for students to
In this activity students will compare characteristics of different types of societies. This is a great follow-up activity to do after the Types of Societies Powerpoint. Students will fill in the missing boxes in the chart using the answers in the
This assignment could be used when covering social institutions and their effect on us (Sociology common core standard 12.C.2). The first page is a worksheet for students to complete using their textbook. They will analyze the functions of our
This chart will help students analyze the concept of "culture" from two theoretical perspectives - Functionalist and Conflict.
Sociology Essential Standard 12.C.1: Understand how culture and its diversity sustain humanity
This powerpoint presentation explains how socialization affects an individual during each phase of the lifespan. There are guided notes that go with it for students to fill out.
Sociology Essential Standard 12.C.2: Understand how socialization
Teachers can use this as an activity or a set of notes. I use it while covering Common Core Standard 12.C.2 about socialization. Students can use their Sociology textbook to fill in each portion of the chart. Or, the teacher could give this as notes
Students will complete this fill-in-the-blank notes sheet while you go through the Socialization Powerpoint. On the back there is a chart and an assignment for students to complete using the Holt Sociology textbook.
This powerpoint will give students a brief overview of how sociology was developed as a field of study. This information is based on what is in the Sociology textbook. Some slides have videos embedded.
This activity is a fun way for students to interact and get to know each other without being awkward or embarrassed. It also requires students to use clues and draw conclusions about their classmates in a fun, engaging manner. Students need to know
This Powerpoint could be used in a Sociology class to support Common Core Standard 12.C.2 about socialization. The ppt contains information regarding the family as a social institution, analyzed by the Functionalist, Conflict, and Interactionist
This ppt briefly summarizes the Functionalist and Conflict perspectives of modernity. I use this for Sociology while covering standard C5: Analyze the changing nature of society and the collective responses to change.