Part 1: Topic
I plan to do my final project on autism. Autism hits near and dear to my heart because my nephew was recently diagnosed with autism, so I will also use his
demographics. He is a 3-year-old who comes from a lower-middle-class family. He has experienced significant developmental delays, such in speech and
essential motor skihelplan on looking into special programs, accommodations, and therapies available to him and his family. Again, I will be writing from the
viewpoint of a relative. I plan to use internet sources for the majority of my research.
Part 2: Annotated bibliography due in ten research sources allows you to cite, summarize, and compare and contrast resources you with actual use in a
project. You will cite each resource in APA style, write an approx several-word descriiption that summarizes the central theme and scope of the resource, and
compare and contrast it with other resources. For more information on annotated bibliographies, consult UMGC’s How to Write an Annotated
For this project, you are to identify at least 10 original sources of research from scholarly sources. At least 3-4 of your sources must have been published
within the past 3 years.
Depending on the assignment, the annotated b, the bibliography may serve a number of purposes, including but not limited to reviewing the literature on a
particular subject, illustrating the quality of research you have done, providing examples of the types of resources available, describing other items on a topic
that may be of interest to the reader, and/or exploring the subject for further research.
Annotated Bibliography, specifically the following critical elements must be addressed:
• Summarize the central theme of the resource.
• Include a paragraph in which you do the following:
o Evaluate the author’s authority or background.
o Explain how this resource will work in conjunction with other cited works to illuminate the topic of interest