Discovering the Scientist Within offers an utterly unique approach to the research methods course. Rather than taking students through statistical methods one at a time, the authors provide a series of realistic and engaging case studies with each design-focused chapter presenting a single study start to finish. View More
The exercise is designed for use in introductory research methods courses. It is a class research project that addresses the question of whether there is a significant relationship between
This activity provides students an introduction to archival research by asking them to do a content analysis of personal ads.
Archival Research; Content Analysis, Qualitative
This activity asks students to conduct a simple ethnographic study of an activity involving others.
Ethnography, Observational Methods, Qualitative Research
In this activity, students first brainstorm behaviors that might be present in a children’s TV show that could indicate aggression and cooperation. Next, they watch an episode of Spongebob
This takes you to resources for teaching students correlation.