Your assignment this week is to prepare an annotated outline for your Signature Assignment. Please review the example above and be sure to include citations (annotations) in your outline.
References: Include a minimum of five scholarly resources.
Length: 2 pages
In this course, you learned about development across childhood and adolescence, and gathered research articles related to topics of interest; last week, you crafted an annotated outline on a research topic that crosses childhood and adolescence that you are interested in. This week, you expand your annotated outline and write a research paper.
Your Signature Assignment requires you to complete the following:
Provide an overview of the topic selected; this must be a topic that spans both childhood and adolescence.
Review the theories that help individuals understand this topic across childhood and adolescence.
Explain how the three domains of development interact with one another in this topic across childhood and adolescent.
Provide examples of research recent, in the last 10 years, on this topic.
Conclude by considering the role that Positive Youth Development could play in understanding/addressing the topic you have chosen.
Length: 12 pages, not including title and reference pages
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course by providing new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards.