For today we were given various assignments as well as our experiment. Our experiment is: Taste, Sight and Smell. This experiment is based upon various senses and perceptions.
Date: March 11, 2015
For today we have finished at least two of the assignment worksheets and are currently collecting research to use for our essay. We have found multiple different experiments based upon taste, sight and smell. All of which are manipulating the factor in some way shape or form.
Date: March 13, 2015
Today we finished the series of worksheets and researched famous and infamous psychology experiments that were similar to our own. Within each of these one of the senses, taste, sight and smell was manipulated in some way. We hope our findings will prove which sense people most rely on,
Date: March 16, 2015
Today we have finished student handouts 11-15 and are beginning to start on 16 and 17 as well as the other worksheets. We are currently figuring out the variables of our test (Gender, Age and such) We plan to gather the items necessary for our experiment (Such as poster board, plates, forks and knives).
Date: March 17, 2015
Currently we have gathered most of our information and items necessary for our experiment. We currently have our poster board. We are currently working on our rough draft as well as creating our student work requests forms and material lists.
Date: March 18, 2015
Currently we have gathered our information for our experiment. Currently working on planning our poster and visual presentation. We are completing our materials list in which we will need various items such as a computer or laptop, as well as walls to create a separate room beside our booth and other items necessary to complete our research activity.
Date: March 19, 2015
Currently we are gathering pictures of various foods to place on our poster board. As well as phrases and information such as our hypothesis and question we are answering. What sense do people use most when in taking a food?
Date: March 20, 2015
We have gathered all the items, photos and our food choices necessary for our experiment. We are currently putting together our poster board and plan to get decorative fake fruits sometime next week.
Date: March 23, 2015
We have finished our poster board. Now all we need to do is gather the decorative items for our table. (Fake fruits) set up our booth, poster board and the separate room beside our booth area and finally conduct the various experiments.
We have gathered everything necessary for our experiment. (Including food, decorative items and silverware and cups). We intend to set all of this up tonight during the hour time set up 5-6pm. At 6pm our parent night will begin in which we shall expose the parents and other people to the experiments at the Psychology Fair, including our own.
Date: March 26, 2015
The Psychology Fair is today. We have multiple people going through our booth. (So far we have noticed mostly males which is expected.)
Sadly, we are to take videos or pictures since we will both constantly moving or staying at our table and making sure people do not remove the fake fruits or destroy the booth in anyway.
We apologize for the lack of photos and videos on our blog.