“The importance of Physical Activity in the African American Adolescents
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 (“The importance of
Physical Activity in the African American Adolescents Community”). 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
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
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