Media and Psychological Development
Select one of the following forms of media: Social media Television/Movies Video games Music and/or music videos Using the selected media, write a 750-1,000-word paper addressing the impact the media has on the cognitive, physical, and psychosocial development during middle childhood. Include the following in your paper: How the selected media can change brain functioning How the selected media can disrupt physical development How the selected media influences social development How the selected media can positively influence a child Briefly summarize how Bronfenbrenner’s bioecological systems theory would describe the impact of the selected media on the different systems that effect childhood development (refer to page 37 of the text as a guide). Your paper should include at least three scholarly references, in addition to the textbook. Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.