Feeding Practice in Children
EDC 207 COMMON ASSESSMENT_SOCIAL-CULTURAL PAPER(40% of Overall Grade)Select any one of the sociocultural issues listed below.Obesity What 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?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.Study 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!Introduction: (State the importance of the sociocultural issue and why you were interested in the topic (Cite relevant literature)Topic Discussion: (Reference literature, statisitics, theories (where relevant), and provide relevant examples to explain the issues importance as it relates to children and their developmentPerspectives & Culture: (Cite literature – Discuss the issue from the perspective of UAE culture and compare it to perspectives of another culture)The perspective of UAE culture -What practices are usual in the UAE. Start with addressing the UAE perspective.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.RecommendationsTHESE SHOULD NOT BE YOUR OPINION! These should be exclusively based on your readings.Based on your research, formulate at least three recommendations each for family, community, andschool/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-classassignment 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.