Social Cultural Paper

EDC 207 COMMON ASSESSMENT_SOCIAL-CULTURAL PAPER (40% of Overall Grade)Select any one of the sociocultural issues listed below

ObesityWhat are acceptable feeding practices for babies? How important is body image in different cultures? How do we teach children to make healthy choices? Is it acceptable to restrict children’s food intake and how?

 

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  1. Use at least seven scientific sources. Make sure that you understand what PLAGIARISM is. Make sure that you do not commit plagiarism. Submit through Safe-Assign.the Rubric! Language and Referencing counts a significant part of your grade. A paper with language errors and incorrect referencing cannot get a good grade.USE THIS OUTLINE & FORMAT FOR SOCIOCULTURAL PAPERIn order to complete your sociocultural paper assignment, be sure to organize your paper using the following format (EXACTLY AS IT IS). Be sure to include answers to the questions required for the specific topic you selected. Do Your Own Work!

 

  1. Introduction: (State the importance of the sociocultural issue and why you were interested in the topic (Cite relevant literature)
  2. Topic Discussion: (Reference literature, statisitics, theories (where relevant), and provide relevant examples to explain the issues importance as it relates to children and their development
  • Perspectives & Culture: (Cite literature – Discuss the issue from the perspective of UAE culture and compare it to perspectives of another culture)
    1. The perspective of UAE culture -What practices are usual in the UAE. Start with addressing the UAE perspective.
    2. Compare the UAE practices to that of at least TWO other cultures; what are the similarities or differences based on comparisons to the other culture/s.
  1. Recommendations
    1. THESE SHOULD NOT BE YOUR OPINION! These should be exclusively based on your readings.
    2. Based on your research, formulate at least three recommendations each for family, community, and school/classroom experiences – (cite references to relevant reading and address family, community and school / classroom …DO NOT SKIP ANY!) What are some possible recommendations that you may provide with regard to this issue as it relates to strategies you may apply within your family, community, and school/classroom experiences?

 

Conclusion – one paragraph to summarise the whole paper.

 

NOTE: In order to earn 40 points, you must demonstrate exemplary work on this paper. This is an out-of-class assignment that will provide the opportunity for you to relate class and textbook information with the real-world experiences of children.

 

  • The paper should be typed, double-spaced, one-inch margins, 12 pt. Times New Roman font, and should be no more/less than 5-7 pages in length (not including title page and references).
  • Cite the sources of theories, terms, concepts, ideas where appropriate in the text and in the reference list at the end of the paper, using APA referencing style.

 

 

Be sure to include your cover page with ZU logo, ECE 207, Socio Cultural Paper, Your name, ID number, Course Instructor/Professor Name, and Semester of course. You must submit it on-line on the Black Board.

 

 

 

 

Rating IndicatorExemplary

(A) 90-100

Accomplished

(A-/B+/B) 89-89

Developing

(B-/C+/C) 79-70

Beginning

C-/D+/D) 69-60

Unsatisfactory

(F) 0-59

Paper addresses the issue as it relates to the UAE culture

 

20%

Paper thoroughly addresses all relevant issue and makes numerous applications to the UAE culture.Paper appropriately addresses most relevant issue and provide many applications to the UAE culturePaper addresses few relevant issue and provide few applications to the UAE culture.Paper addresses the issue at a surface level  and does not make  adequate application to the UAE culture.Paper does not accurately address the issue nor make any application to the UAE culture.
Paper makes effectively accurate comparison to at least 2 other cultures

 

 

20%

Paper thoroughly addresses comparison to at least 2 other cultures and numerous appropriate examples are provided.Paper makes effective comparison to that of 2 other cultures and many appropriate examples are provided.Paper makes comparison to that of 2 other cultures or cultures but few examples are provided.Paper makes comparison to that of at least 1 other culture but examples provided are not accuratePaper does not make accurate comparison to another culture or cultures.
Paper addresses the issue referencing theories and examples to explain its significance to child development.

 

 

20%

Paper thoroughly addresses issue, with numerous references to theories and examples to explain its significance to child development

 

Paper effectively address the issue with many references to theories and examples to explain its significance to child development

 

 

Paper effectively address the issue with few references to theories and examples to explain its significance to child development or   references incorrect theory.Paper addresses the issue at a surface level but does not reference   theories nor examples to explain its significance to child development, or if provided it is inaccuratePaper does not address the issue nor reference theories and examples to explain its significance to child development, or if provided, it is inappropriate

 

Paper provides possible recommendations towards influencing change and positively affecting children’s development.

 

25%

Paper thoroughly addresses multiple recommendations towards influencing change and positively effecting children’s development.Paper provides some recommendations towards influencing change and positively affecting children’s development.

 

Paper provides some recommendations towards influencing change and positively affecting children’s development but not all recommendations are appropriate.Paper provides few recommendations towards influencing change and positively affecting children’s development and most

recommendations are inappropriate.

Paper does not provide recommendations towards influencing change and positively affecting children’s development, or if provided, recommendations are inappropriate.
Writing

 

 

15%

Few if any errors (3 or fewer) and paper is well organized and carefully written.  Provides an appropriate introduction.Minimal errors (6 or fewer) that do not impact the reader’s understanding of the message conveyed; paper demonstrates organization and it is easy to follow.  Provides an appropriate introduction.

 

Some errors (12 or  more) that do not impact the reader’s understanding of the message conveyed; paper demonstrates organization and it is easy to follow.  Provides an introduction that is somewhat unfocused.Many errors (15 or more) that impacts the reader’s understanding of the message conveyed; paper demonstrates lack of organization and is sometimes difficult to follow.  Provides an introduction that mostly lacks direction.Multiple errors (more than 15) that impact the reader’s understanding of the message conveyed; paper lacks organization and is consistently difficult to follow. Provides an introduction that lacks direction.
Resources

 

 

5%

All sources cited to support claims. Paper meets APA standards.Some sources cited to support claims. Paper meets APA standards.Few sources cited to support claims. Paper meets APA standards.Few sources cited to support claims and paper does not meet APA standards.No source cited to support claims. Paper does not meet APA standards.

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