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  • 1.Research in Brain Function and Learning
    It is important for teachers and parents to understand that maturation of the brain influences learning readiness. For teachers, this is especially important when designing lessons and selecting which strategies to use.
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  • 2.Lesson 4: Drugs That Alter Consciousness
    A discussion of psychopharmacology, psychoactive drugs, addiction, tolerance and dependence.
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  • 3.Lesson 5: Schizophrenia and the Impact of Psychological Disorders
    Schizophrenia is a group of severe disorders characterized by the breakdown of personality functioning, withdrawal from reality, distorted emotions and disturbed thought.
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  • 4.Lesson 4: Emotion
    A lesson on brain mechanisms, the autonomic nervous system, cognition and facial expressions.
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  • 5.Practice for Knowledge Acquisition (Not Drill and Kill)
    Researchers who have investigated expert and novice performance have uncovered important distinctions between deliberate practice and other activities, such as work, play and rote repetition.
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  • 6.Activity 3.2: Defining Aggression
    Aggression is used as an example of a typical construct in psychology, permeated with subtle meanings and not-so-subtle disagreements that make it difficult to reach a consensual definition.
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  • 7.Lesson 2: Sleeping and Dreaming
    A lesson covering the stages of sleep, REM, quiet and active sleep, and disorders such as insomnia, narcolepsy, jet lag and apnea.
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  • 8.Developing Responsible and Autonomous Learners: A Key to Motivating Students
    Research has shown that motivation is related to whether or not students have opportunities to be autonomous and to make important academic choices. Having choices allows children to feel that they have control or ownership over their own learning. This, in turn, helps them develop a sense of responsibility and self-motivation.
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  • 9.Lesson 1: Consciousness
    Consciousness is awareness of ourselves and our environment and mental processes occur at different levels. Altered states of consciousness include hypnosis, psychoactive drugs, meditation and sleep.
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  • 10.Activity 1.3: The Autonomic Nervous System
    The autonomic nervous system consists of two sets of nerves that have reciprocal or mutually inhibitory effects.
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