The 12 Cognitive Biases that Prevent You from Being Rational
Place notes in your journals.
Some questions to help get your started...
Which biases skew your thinking on regular basis? How do you combat this to avoid potential consequences?...or do you ;-)
You should include one original post (one paragraph min) and two reflections/discussions from your peers. Think of this as an interactive discussion.
For extra credit, listen to this podcast and respond/discuss with your classmates!
1. Read this excerpt from Orwell's 1984. Annotate.
2. Read aloud once as a class.
3. Split into groups of three and answer the following KQ's. We will discuss on Wed. (Remember, Tuesday we are in the library).
Monday- EE & TOK Syllabus
Tuesday- Introduce TOK
Wednesday- What is a Knowledge Question
Thursday- Practice KQ's and RLS
How does your iPad compare to the ‘Pilot Ace’ in terms of functionality, speed, and portability?
Friday- To what extent should we pass moral judgement on actions made in the past? Is it possible to construct moral principles that transcend time, culture, and context?
Monday, 11/26-12/7- Work on TOK Presentations and PTE
Monday, 12/3- PTE 1 Due
Friday, 12/7- Vive Voce Due EE
Subhadra + Siham
Ayoko + Fatima
Rimon + Dip
Wednesday- Friday- Finals