Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Article assignment - due Thursday May 28th at 11:59 pm

Skim several of the articles from the "articles" section of this blog. Select one you would like to write about. Write a post on YOUR APpsych blog which includes the following: (15 points total)

As soon as you write your post, e-mail me to let me know to check your blog. If you are having trouble with your blog you may e-mail me your post (just cut and paste it into the body of the e-mail to avoid attachment issues)

1. Summarize the article briefly so that anyone reading your post would get the main ideas of the article. (3 pts)
2. Link to the article in your post and mention the author and source of the article. (2 pts)
3. Explain how the article relates to one or more concepts we studied this year in psych class. Be sure to use evidence to show how the article relates to topics we've studied. (5 pts)
4. Describe a personal connection to the article. You may use an example from your life or someone you know, or you may evaluate and critique aspects of the article. (5 pts)

Write your post carefully and proof read it before posting it to your blog.

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