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Approaches Induction workbook - AQA A-level Psychology

Approaches Induction workbook - AQA A-level Psychology

An induction workbook for new Y12 students to complete over summer as an introduction to the AQA A-level Psychology course. This workbook, based on the latest 2015 specification, provides a brief overview of the origins of Psychology and all of the approaches including the biological, learning, cognitive, psychodynamic and humanistic approaches.
laurenjr
Logical Fallacies and Cognitive Biases Display Pack (Philosophy/Psychology)

Logical Fallacies and Cognitive Biases Display Pack (Philosophy/Psychology)

This display pack is designed to engage students in reflecting on their thinking and argument. The pack includes two displays: Logical fallacies covering a range of 21 examples of irrationality including: Strawman, slippery slope, ad hominum, black or white, appeal to authority, bandwagon, middle ground, begging the question, non-representative sample, moral equivalency, non sequitur, red herring, splitting hairs, non-testable hypothesis, anecdotal support, genetic, post hoc ergo propter hoc, appeal to tradition, appeal to emotion, affirming the consequent and denying the antecedent. Cognitive biases covering a range of 18 reasons why we all fail to be objective including: Anchoring, confirmation bias, declinism, framing, fundamental attribution error, the halo effect, backfire effect, reactance, groupthink, belief bias, availability heuristic, clustering illusion, conservatism bias, blind spot bias, the ostrich effect, zero risk, in-group bias and the Dunning-Kruger effect. All of the displays are styled in a high contrast white on black or black on white (apart from the red herring of course…) They are eye-catching and informative for your students of all ages from Year 7 through to Year 13. Great for an RE, Philosophy or Psychology classroom. Maybe these should be in every classroom - just think about the world we could create! Instructions: Just cut around the shape leaving a small border of white. I’ve included an example of image for displaying on a small board but you could display these around the walls or however you wish. You could create a board for each or put both together!
toddbeamish
AQA A Level Psychology 16m Essay Plans

AQA A Level Psychology 16m Essay Plans

This is all of the 16 mark essay questions that have appeared in the AQA A Level Psychology AS and A2 textbooks, with A01 and A03 clearly described, including complete references to Issues and Debates and Approaches throughout. This is perfect for a student needing essay practice for their revision.
seruzachan
A Level Edexcel Psychology Key Question Summary Table

A Level Edexcel Psychology Key Question Summary Table

Designed for the 8PS0/9PS0 A Level Psychology specification but could be used for other specifications. Key Questions for all the approaches including State, Describe, Explain and Evaluate. Listed below: Social = How can knowledge of social psychology be used to explain and reduce football hooliganism? Cognitive = Are eyewitness testimonies accurate? Biological = What are the implications upon society if aggression is due to nature or not nurture? Learning = Should airline companies offer treatment for fear of flying? Clinical = Should workplaces do more to tackle mental health? Child = What factors should parents consider when deciding about daycare for their child?
An245
A Level Edexcel Psychology Clincial Approach Completed Mindmap

A Level Edexcel Psychology Clincial Approach Completed Mindmap

Designed for the Edexcel A Level Psychology 9PS0 specification but could be used for other A Level Psychology specifications. A mindmap containing information for Clincial Approach. Contains content tailored towards the specification. Depression is the optional disorder picked. All theories, treatments and some methods for this approach. Excludes studies and key q/practical investigation as it would not fit on one mindmap. Practical Investigation = To investigate the effect of acoustic similarity on recall of words in the STM. Practical Investigation = To investigate perceived level of obedience between genders using a questionnaire. Title and answers in boxes in a mindmap format. One page is completely empty for students to fill out whilst the other page is completely filled out with summarised content that students can use whilst revising or to check their answers. Extremely useful revision resource that could be filled out at the end of teaching a topic or whilst revising for exams. Also available as a bundle for all AS mindmaps and all A2 mindmaps.
An245
A Level Edexcel Psychology Biological Approach Completed Mindmap

A Level Edexcel Psychology Biological Approach Completed Mindmap

Designed for the Edexcel A Level Psychology 8PS0/9PS0 specification but could be used for other A Level Psychology specifications. A mindmap containing all the information for Biological Approach. Contains content tailored towards the specification. All theories, research methods and content for this topic as well as: Classic study - Raine. Contemporary study -Brendgen. Adoption study = Cadoret and Stewart. Twin study = Brendgen. Key Question and Practical Investigation not included but stated. Key Q = Are eyewitness testimonies accurate? Practical Investigation = To investigate the effect of acoustic similarity on recall of words in the STM. Practical Investigation = To investigate perceived level of obedience between genders using a questionnaire. Title and answers in boxes in a mindmap format. One page is completely empty for students to fill out whilst the other page is completely filled out with summarised content that students can use whilst revising or to check their answers. Extremely useful revision resource that could be filled out at the end of teaching a topic or whilst revising for exams. Also available as a bundle for all AS mindmaps and all A2 mindmaps.
An245
A Level Edexcel Psychology Cognitive Approach Completed Mindmap

A Level Edexcel Psychology Cognitive Approach Completed Mindmap

Designed for the Edexcel A Level Psychology 8PS0/9PS0 specification but could be used for other A Level Psychology specifications. A mindmap containing all the information for Cognitive Approach. Contains content tailored towards the specification. All theories, research methods and content for this topic as well as: Classic study - Baddeley. Contemporary study - Sebastian and Hernandez Gill. Key Question and Practical Investigation not included but briefly explained. Key Q = Are eyewitness testimonies accurate? Practical Investigation = To investigate the effect of acoustic similarity on recall of words in the STM. Practical Investigation = To investigate perceived level of obedience between genders using a questionnaire. Title and answers in boxes in a mindmap format. One page is completely empty for students to fill out whilst the other page is completely filled out with summarised content that students can use whilst revising or to check their answers. Extremely useful revision resource that could be filled out at the end of teaching a topic or whilst revising for exams. Also available as a bundle for all AS mindmaps and all A2 mindmaps.
An245
ALL OF PSYCHOLOGY - AQA A-Level Psychology

ALL OF PSYCHOLOGY - AQA A-Level Psychology

A COMPLETE bundle of concise, detailed and highly useful revision notes for A-Level Psychology! I get A-star grades and these help me so much! Particularly useful if studying any of the following Paper 3 topics: Relationships, Schizophrenia and/or Forensic Psychology.
marthalxcy
AQA GCSE NEW SPEC - Development - McGarrigle and Donaldson's Naughty Teddy

AQA GCSE NEW SPEC - Development - McGarrigle and Donaldson's Naughty Teddy

This lesson gives students the knowledge they need in order to outline and evaluate this key study as well as apply their knowledge to scenario based questions. Highly student led, the lesson includes relevant video clips, fill in the gap activities, recap AO1 questions, application AO2 questions and student led evaluation via mindmap and live writing with WAGOLL evaluation paragraphs included for teacher (or student) reference.
lornaslasor
AQA GCSE NEW SPEC PSYCH - Development - Piaget

AQA GCSE NEW SPEC PSYCH - Development - Piaget

One to two lessons introducing students to Piaget’s theory of cognitive development. This/these student led lesson(s) include key word mix and match, fill in the gap, cut and stick as well as practical activities to allow children to discover Piaget’s stages and his amain assumptions of schema development, egocentrism and conservation. Assessment comes in the form of mini whiteboard activities as well as written AO2 scenario based questions with model answers.
lornaslasor
AQA Psychology progress booklet (Year 12 and 13)

AQA Psychology progress booklet (Year 12 and 13)

Booklet is designed to be given out at the beginning of the year. The booklet covers: expectations, evaluation forms, checklists from the specification, guidance on command words and questions as well as possible essay questions.
mick_w
Issues and Debates Revision Guide - AQA A2 Psychology

Issues and Debates Revision Guide - AQA A2 Psychology

Revision guide on the Issues and Debates section of AQA A Level Psychology. It contains the following topics: gender bias, free will vs determinism, nature vs nurture, holism vs reductionism, idiographic vs nomothetic, and ethical implications of research.
PapaKiloLima
OCR Psychology 9-1 GCSE Revision Activity Booklet

OCR Psychology 9-1 GCSE Revision Activity Booklet

I have created a revision booklet for Paper 1 OCR GCSE Psychology 9-1 (new spec). This has a variety of activities to help students revise the content for: Criminal Psychology Development Psychological Problems There is no research methods in this booklet. I have decided against putting it in this booklet as I feel it would be best as a stand alone booklet due to the fact it is in both papers. There are many research methods booklets available and little changes in research methods so people will want to use their own. Also, I have NOT included the studies in here. The reason is that I have a separate studies booklet that I get my students to fill in across the 2 years for homework. I have included this for you to use (if you wish). This is a page for each study for students to fill in. There are a variety of crosswords, word searches, gap fills, cryptograms, double puzzles and others. The criticisms involve note taking. There is also a front cover, you may wish to do your own, hence why it is at the end. A side note: I am a teacher (not a full time author, or part time for that matter), just like you! It has taken me roughly 20 hours to make this booklet, if you are expecting a bound revision booklet then please look elsewhere. This is mainly to help students revisit content alongside the Billingham book. Equally you are paying to be able to print as many copies of this for your own students as you like. Please do not reupload! Many thanks! If you have any questions please feel free to message me. I will eventually produce a booklet for Paper 2.
jwilson150
EDEXCEL PSYCHOLOGY TEACHING FROM 2015 - PAPER 3 REVISION

EDEXCEL PSYCHOLOGY TEACHING FROM 2015 - PAPER 3 REVISION

This document provides students with a breakdown of the structure of paper three as well as some sample answers, possible questions/areas to be tested and a summary of the classic studies they must know. Suitable for students studying Edexcel Psychology A level teaching from 2015 Note one of the sample answers is written with a focus on child psych and this option may not have been studied by all
vjbrown85
Psychopathology - AQA Psychology A-level

Psychopathology - AQA Psychology A-level

Cue cards that work through the entire psychopathology topic within AQA Psychology (2018 onwards). Includes definition of abnormalities, phobias, OCD and depression. Evaluations and treatments included.
bethanyjbrown