1500 word minimum term pepar A term paper of no less than 1500 words will be written on a Topic which you should select from the list of Language Development Hypotheses provided at the bottom of this guide in BLUE FONT. This list is also available in the Class Requirements Section of the online Course. The Term Paper is to present a discussion based on a minimum of three articles, books or chapters in a book (excluding the class Text, of course), that describe, support or refute the hypothesis you have selected from the list. Please note that you can do all three in the same paper if you wish. A minimum of three references in APA format will be included at the end of the paper. The entire paper, however does not need to adhere to APA format. This pertains to just the references. An example of APA format is also provided in the Class Requirements Section of the online Class. Also, at the end of the paper you should include a short Appendix, which will answer three questions: 1. What were the databases, if any, that you used to find each article or book; 2. What was the search strategy you used (i.e., the search words you used) in each database to find the articles; and 3. Was each article that you cited an example of Primary or Secondary research? Please email the Term Paper to the instructor both as an attachment and, for back-up purposes, as text copied and pasted directly into the email message. The Ten topics : 1. The effects of watching television for young children are 2. The number of siblings and their position in the family in 3. Increased opportunities to experience (play with) many 4. Letting the infant cry at night so that she/she will 5. Exposing the child in the first five years of life to classical 6. The more you talk to a child in the first five years, the 7. Children who are read to (or who read) have better 8. A plentiful diet of sugar based cereals, soft drinks, 9. Reading to a child every day (even an infant) is beneficial 10. A baby, who immediately after birth is allowed to remain 11. Babies who are not touched will perish at worst or have 12. Children who watch Television spend less time reading or 13. Children with stay-at-home moms (or dads) have better 14. Sustained middle ear infections among children from 15. Learning to read and play music facilitates attention 16. For the normal baby, being exposed to two, three or more 17. A person’s first language can not be acquired after 18. Parrots, porpoises, and/or primates do not acquire 19. Children have better eidetic imagery than adults 20. Syntax is only found in human communication.