The Cognitive Benefits of Being Bilingual

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Learning two or more languages can be beneficial to cognition in several ways. After reading the textbook and the article The Cognitive Benefits of Being Bilingual , sum up some of the major findings of research on being bilingual. For example, what advantages or disadvantages do bilinguals have? Given what you have learned about being bilingual this week, how do you think second language acquisition should be approached? How do you think your approach could increase cognitive function in different professional settings? Be sure to defend your answer with scholarly research.

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PSY 540 Short Paper Guidelines and Rubric Learning two or more languages can be beneficial to cognition in several ways. After reading the textbook and the article The Cognitive Benefits of Being Bilingual, sum up some of the major findings of research on being bilingual. For example, what advantages or disadvantages do bilinguals have? Given what you have learned about being bilingual this week, how do you think second language acquisition should be approached? How do you think your approach could increase cognitive function in different professional settings? Be sure to defend your answer with scholarly research. Your paper should include all of the following elements:      A summary of major research findings on being bilingual A discussion of the advantages and disadvantages of bilingualism A description of a recommended approach for second language acquisition An explanation of how your recommended approach could increase cognitive function in different professional settings A defense of your approach with scholarly research Guidelines for Submission: 12-point Times New Roman font, one-inch margins, and APA-formatted citations for all sources used. The paper should be 3–4 pages, not including references. Critical Elements Research Summary Advantages and Disadvantages of Bilingualism Recommended Approach Recommended Approach in Professional Settings Exemplary (100%) Meets “Proficient” criteria and identifies patterns and trends within scholarship on bilingualism Meets “Proficient” criteria and provides specific, concrete examples from the readings and scholarly research Meets “Proficient” criteria and provides specific, concrete examples of this approach in practice Proficient (90%) Summarizes major research findings on being bilingual Needs Improvement (70%) References major research findings on being bilingual, but does not include a summary Not Evident (0%) Does not reference major research findings Value 20 Discusses the advantages and disadvantages of bilingualism and makes connections to the readings Describes a recommended approach for second language acquisition and explains why it is an effective approach Provides incomplete discussion of the advantages and disadvantages of bilingualism Does not discuss the advantages and disadvantages of bilingualism 20 Does not describe a recommended approach for second language acquisition 20 Meets “Proficient” criteria and provides specific, concrete examples to illustrate improvement of cognitive Explains how the recommended approach could increase cognitive function in different professional settings Describes a recommended approach for second language acquisition, but does not explain why it is an effective approach Explains how the recommended approach could increase cognitive function, but does not apply explanation to different professional settings Does not explain how the recommended approach could increase cognitive function 20 Scholarly Research Writing (Mechanics/Citations) function in different professional settings Meets “Proficient” criteria and provides specific, concrete examples from research to defend recommended approach Includes no errors related to organization, grammar and style, and APA citations Includes references to scholarly research to defend recommended approach and connects research findings directly to recommended approach Includes minor errors related to organization, grammar and style, and APA citations Includes references to scholarly research to defend recommended approach, but does not connect research findings directly to recommended approach Includes some errors related to organization, grammar and style, and APA citations, but errors do not impede understanding Does not include references to scholarly research to defend recommended approach 10 Major errors related to organization, grammar and style, and APA citations impede understanding of the submission Earned Total 10 100%

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