Sign In
Not register? Register Now!
Essay Available:
Pages:
3 pages/≈825 words
Sources:
Check Instructions
Level:
Other
Subject:
Psychology
Type:
Coursework
Language:
English (U.S.)
Document:
MS Word
Date:
Total cost:
$ 15.55
Topic:

Research paper guidelines activty Psychology Coursework (Coursework Sample)

Instructions:

it is actually just answer these questions. i talked to a costomer service then set the pages to 2. I believe it would not need more than 500 words to anwser those questions.

 

Writing Your Research Paper

 

Before attempting to answer these questions you must:

  1. Read over the “Example Paper and Guidelines” document.
  2. Watch the video entitled “using Psych Info and Google Scholar”
  3. Find at least two journal articles using the psychinfo and/or google scholar that are related to your topic. Read over the whole article, pay extra attention to the methods and discussion sections of the article.
  4. Find some videos (on youtube, etc.) using the keywords that are related to your research topic and questions and use the observation techniques from last week to practice more naturalistic observations.

 

 

Introduction

 Topic: 

Gender differences in preschoolers and toddlers (this is an example of a topic, please write a topic that you may be interested in exploring in this class below).

 

Research Question:

Example research question - Do boys and girls play more together during these ages or separately? (mixed gender or segregated play). Please write your own research question below:

 

 

 

Why is your topic an important area of child development to study? What can we learn by studying this? What are the broader implications of studying this?

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What does current research say about your topic/research question? Some things to look for and discuss:

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What does the current literature say? What does past research say about the topic? What patterns and trends are you seeing in the research?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

What methods did the researchers use? Are you seeing commonalities in the way past research has been conducted? Use this to justify how your own observations will be done.

 _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What did the previous literature find out about your topic? What were their results? _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   What conclusions did they draw? What are the broader implications of the study? How will these results and conclusions be used to conduct future research? What questions remain unanswered? Why do you think these questions remain unanswered?____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Other notes:

 

  

Your Observations

In your practice observations did you observe any behaviors that are relevant to your topic? What did you observe? Note specific behaviors you observed, and the specific things the child did and said. You can directly quote the child if appropriate. Note who the child interacted with, and where the child spent their time (i.e. inside the classroom or on the playground).

 

 

Toddlers

Age:_________________

Gender: ______________

Behaviors observed related to your topic:

_______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

Preschoolers

Age:_________________

Gender:______________

Behaviors observed related to your topic:

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

Other notes:

 

 

 

 

 

Discussion

Similarities and Differences:

What similarities related to your topic did you notice between the toddlers and the preschoolers? Why do you think you observed these similarities? And why do you think you observed these differences?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What differences related to your topic did you see between the toddlers and the preschoolers? Are these differences what you expected why or why not?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

Integrating your Observations with Prior research:

Does this support or contradict prior research on your topic? How? If you noticed any contradiction, why do you think there was this contradiction(s)? Provide a potential reason why.

_________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 If some of your observations contradict prior research why do you think they might contradict it?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

What are the limitations of your observations/study? How could you address these limitations?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

Future research:  What “large scale” study could be done to address your research question?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Who do your results generalize to? Why do your results apply to this group(s)? What steps could you take to improve your study so these results could be applied to more people/populations? What are the benefits of being able to generalize our results? Why should we be careful about over-generalizing our results?

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

Next steps/ action plan: What parts of your paper are strong and developed? What areas can you improve and strengthen?

source..
Content:

Writing Your Research Paper
Before attempting to answer these questions you must:
1 Read over the “Example Paper and Guidelines” document.
2 Watch the video entitled “using Psych Info and Google Scholar”
3 Find at least two journal articles using the psychinfo and/or google scholar that are related to your topic. Read over the whole article, pay extra attention to the methods and discussion sections of the article.
4 Find some videos (on youtube, etc.) using the keywords that are related to your research topic and questions and use the observation techniques from last week to practice more naturalistic observations.
Introduction
Topic: Understanding the effects of poverty on the socio-emotional development of children
Gender differences in preschoolers and toddlers (this is an example of a topic, please write a topic that you may be interested in exploring in this class below).
Research Question:
Example research question - Do boys and girls play more together during these ages or separately? (mixed gender or segregated play). Please write your own research question below:

...
Get the Whole Paper!
Not exactly what you need?
Do you need a custom essay? Order right now:

Other Topics:

  • Correlation Between Self-Esteem and Willingness to Trust in Undergraduate Students
    Description: Example assignment and a reading resource. You can understand the requirement and formation of this assignment clearly by the instructions and examples....
    1 page/≈275 words | 1 Source | Other | Psychology | Coursework |
  • Self-Understanding: Sanguine Temperament
    Description: The sanguine temperament is fundamentally spontaneous and pleasure-seeking; sanguine people are sociable and charismatic. They tend to enjoy social gatherings, making new friends and tend to be boisterous....
    2 pages/≈550 words | 3 Sources | Other | Psychology | Coursework |
HIRE A WRITER FROM $11.95 / PAGE
ORDER WITH 15% DISCOUNT!