This assignment provides students with short descriptions of 8 sociologists and their impact on the field. These worksheets include August Comte, Harriet Martineau, Herbert Spencer, Karl Marx, Emile Durkheim, Max Weber, W.E.B. Du Bois, and Jan
Students are asked to engage in social change by identifying social problems they care about, and planning on ways to change them. I often give students two or three weeks to work complete the project so that they have time to plan and engage in
Students create mini-lessons on topics of their choice addressing several of the multiple intellignces theorized by Gardner. It follows the project design format, consisting of brainstorming several potential topics and strategies before narrowing
The worksheet has 11 questions that allow students to try and find the proper source of the problem for symptoms explained on the worksheet. I have my students work in cooperative learning groups to determine the answers and share with the class.
This essay asks students to research specific somatoform disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, They are to analyze the suspected causes of the disorder, physical characteristics of the disorder, the psychological impact, and therapy that is
This case study project is conducted over the course of an entire semester, and requires 19 days of time to work on the assignments. It focuses on the components of culture, status/roles/interaction, deviance, and a student selected inquiry in the
This is a method of review that is fun and different because students are forced to define or apply concepts creatively! Students will be asked to create haikus for terms/concepts from your class! I often make my haiku reviews into a game by
After students either watch a movie or read short stories, they offer potential diagnoses based on thoughts/behaviors/emotions from specific characters. Viewing the movie or reading the short stories typically takes three to four class days, and the