Topic: “Childhood Obesity in African American community ( 9 to 11 years old).”
PREPARING THE ASSIGNMENT
1. Writing the Paper:Explore the topic and explain the information in writing a 3‐4 page APA formatted paper.
a. Select a minimum of three (3) scholarly nursing or research article (published within the last 5 years) related to the topic that include health promotion and wellness content (“Childhood Obesity in African American community( 9 to 11 years old)”). Students in a cultural concentration will select at least one article specifically related to the cultural focus for this assignment. Evaluate several articles before to find appropriate selections.
b. Write a 3‐4 page paper (excluding the title and reference pages) using the following guidelines:
Write brief introduction of the topic and describe why it is important to health promotion in the specific cultural population in your area.
Include a description of the topic and the targeted sub culture or population (include statistics).
Explain how the project relates to the Healthy People 2020 topic area you have chosen.
Summarize the articles; include key points or findings from the articles.
Discuss how you used the information from the articles for your Health Promotion Project. Provide specific examples.
Describe the approach/approaches you developed to educate the target population about the topic. Include specific ways to promote lifestyle changes within the specified population relative to your specific culture. The approach should be appropriate for your cultural concentration.
Write a conclusion and summary
c. The paper must follow APA format. Include a title page and a reference page. Use 12‐point Times New Roman font and include in‐text citations (use citations whenever paraphrasing, using statistics, or quoting from the article).
*Ps: This paper should be based on the following topic listed above.