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Writing Assignments: The major assignments should be typed using 10 to 12 New Times Roman font, double-spaced, and with 1 inch margins. Additionally, they are expected to be free of major grammatical errors as well as spelling errors. Use the guidelines in the Blair Handbook, Fulwiler, T. & Hayakawa, A. (2007). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education for APA documentation examples. See the ECC General Catalog for penalties for plagiarism. Assignments without proper documentation will result in a “0”.

Writing Assignment #1 – Magazine article summary: Select 1 article dealing with any Developmental psychological concept or issue. Summarize the main points of the article using your own words as well as including what interested you about the article and/ or what you learned. Additionally, you will need to identify the developmental concepts that are involved in the article you select as well as give your thoughts on the implication these concepts are having/will have on our society. The article may be selected only from: Psychology Today or any other legitimate magazine dealing with developmental issues. This summary should be 2-3 pages (body of your paper, does not include title page or reference page). Paper needs to be written in APA format (title page, in text citations, reference page, 1” margins, Times New Roman font size 12). I recommend that you review the APA format style at Submit your paper only in Word format. Do not submit your journal article. This assignment is worth 100 points.