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GCSE Sociology - Options Assembly Y8 or Y9

GCSE Sociology - Options Assembly Y8 or Y9

A simplified yet engaging assembly for year 8 or year 9 to introduce the GCSE Sociology course. The powerpoint includes: - simple definition of sociology - what you will study (images & brief text) (education, families & crime) - brief info about the nature of lessons & the exam in year 11 - one slide about careers Depending on how long your assembly/talk needs to be you can elaborate on the what you will study slides. YOU SHOULD BE ABLE TO USE THISE PPT FOR MOST EXAM BOARDS. ALTHOUGH PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU CHECK SLIDE 6 (2 exams at the end of year 11 is relevant to your exam board!).
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MEDIA AND FREE PRESS  UNIT NEW GCSE CITIZENSHIP 9-1.

MEDIA AND FREE PRESS UNIT NEW GCSE CITIZENSHIP 9-1.

MEDIA AND FREE PRESS UNIT NEW GCSE CITIZENSHIP 9-1. This unit will look at the rights and responsibilities of the press. This unit will explore press freedom and press regulation in the UK and China. The Resources tackle Free Speech v Right to privacy and will look in-depth into the phone hacking scandal and the Leveson Inquiry. This resource bundle includes a4 fun and engaging separate Activities/resources/material/packs to be used for the teaching of this unit (Includes between 6-7 lessons worth of material) and plenty of assessment practice Combine all these resources to bring the above units alive in the classroom and focus on exam practice This resource also includes example differentiated assessment questions and a Personalised Learning tracker to track your GCSE Citizenship Students progress against the NEW 9-1 CITIZENSHIP GCSE Click on my name to see my full shop containing lots more useful free and paid resources for GCSE Citizenship and PSHE. These resources work well with my other popular PSHE and Citizenship Resources - See Below.. Student Election Campaigning Resource UK 2017 Educational Election Quiz Learning about the United Nations European Union and Brexit NATO, WTO and the Commonwealth New 9-1 GCSE Citizenship Assessments and Feedback Bundle Learning about the law – Civil and Criminal and the Justice System Click on my name to see my full shop containing lots more useful free and paid resources for Citizenship and PSHE.
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Crash Course Sociology E#11 Cultures Subcultures & Countercultures Q & A Key

Crash Course Sociology E#11 Cultures Subcultures & Countercultures Q & A Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney What is culture? How do we define it and how does it change? We’ll explore different categories of culture, like low culture, high culture, and sub-cultures. We'll also revisit our founding theories to consider both a structural functionalist and a conflict theory perspective on what cultures mean for society.. (Crash Course Synopsis 9:39) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#10 Symbols, Values & Norms Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#10 Symbols, Values & Norms Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney What exactly is culture? This week we’re going to try to answer that, and explain the difference between material and non-material culture. We’ll look at three things that make up culture: symbols, values and beliefs, and norms. We’ll explore Sapir-Whorf hypothesis (and some of its problems) and how language influences culture. Finally, we’ll talk about the three types of norms – folkways, mores, and taboos – which govern our daily life. (Crash Course Synopsis 9:32) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#9 Max Weber & Modernity  Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#9 Max Weber & Modernity Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney This week we are wrapping up our overview of sociology’s core frameworks and founding theorists with a look Max Weber and his understanding of the modern world. We’ll explore rationalization and the transition from traditional to modern society. We’ll also discuss bureaucracy, legitimacy, and social stratification in the modern state. Finally, we’ll see why Weber was so worried about the modern world.. (Crash Course Synopsis 9:32) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#8 Harriet Martineau &  Gender Conflict Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#8 Harriet Martineau & Gender Conflict Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney Today we’re exploring another branch of conflict theory: gender conflict theory, with a look at sociology’s forgotten founder, Harriet Martineau. We’ll also discuss the three waves of feminism, as well as intersectionality. (Crash Course Synopsis 9:01) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#7 W.E.B Dubois & Race Conflict Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#7 W.E.B Dubois & Race Conflict Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney We’re continuing our exploration of conflict theories with W.E.B. Dubois, who is one of the founders of sociological thought more broadly and the founder of race-conflict theory. We’ll discuss shifting ideas about race, Dubois’ idea of ‘double-consciousness’, and the modern day field of racial identity. We’ll explore the idea racial formation and discuss Dubois’ survey of African Americans in Philadelphia to look at how economic, political, and social structures affect how we perceive different races – and vice versa. We’ll also discuss the activist side of Dubois’ life as co-founder of the NAACP and editor of the Crisis, and how modern day sociologists study racial politics and racial resistance. (Crash Course Synopsis 11:18) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#6 Karl Marx & Conflict Theory Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#6 Karl Marx & Conflict Theory Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney Today we’ll continue to explore sociology’s founding theorists with a look at Karl Marx and his idea of historical materialism. We’ll discuss modes of production, their development, and how they fit into Marx’s overall theory of historical development, along with class struggle and revolution. We’ll also discuss how Marx’s ideas gave rise to Gramsci’s idea of hegemony, and to conflict theories more generally. (Crash Course Synopsis 11:18) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#5 Suicide and Society Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#5 Suicide and Society Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney Émile Durkheim on Suicide and Society Now that we’ve talked a little bit about how sociology works, it’s time to start exploring some of the ideas of the discipline’s founders. First up: Émile Durkheim. We’ll explain the concept of social facts and how Durkheim framed sociology as a science. We’ll introduce the idea of common consciousness and how Durkheim believed it binds society together. We’ll also talk about Durkheim’s studies on suicide and how he applied his concepts to a specific social problem. .(Crash Course Synopsis 9:36) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#4 Sociology Research Methods Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#4 Sociology Research Methods Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney Today we’re talking about how we actually DO sociology. Nicole explains the research method: form a question and a hypothesis, collect data, and analyze that data to contribute to our theories about society.(Crash Course Synopsis 10:10) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E#3 Sociology and The Scientific Method Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E#3 Sociology and The Scientific Method Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney What puts the “science” in social science? Today we’ll explore positivist sociology and how sociologists use empirical evidence to explore questions about the social world. We’ll also introduce two alternatives: interpretative sociology and critical sociology..(Crash Course Synopsis 9:55) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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Crash Course Sociology E# 2 Major Sociological Paradigms Questions & Key

Crash Course Sociology E# 2 Major Sociological Paradigms Questions & Key

Host- Nicole Sweeney Today we kick off Crash Course Sociology by explaining what exactly sociology is. We’ll introduce the sociological perspective and discuss how sociology differentiates itself from the other social sciences. We’ll also explore what sociology can do, and how a concern with social problems was at the center of sociology's beginnings.(Crash Course Synopsis 9:39) Fill in the blank questions with answer key In-Class or Flipped Classroom Assignment Video Link included
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