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Essentially your post will be the same as your weekly informal responses from th

Essentially your post will be the same as your weekly informal responses from the first half of the semester. You will write 500 words in response to the following video:

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Lesson 13A – Q&As Marine Pollution / MPAs / Overfishing 1) What is an MPA? (What

Lesson 13A – Q&As
Marine Pollution / MPAs / Overfishing
1) What is an MPA? (What does acronym stand for? Also, give definition/description)
2) What are the complete names and locations of 2 U.S. Marine Sanctuaries? (Note: you must give “National Marine Sanctuary” as part of the name).
3) As discussed in the videos on Overfishing and Bycatch, list 2 poor/disruptive fishing techniques that are unintentionally killing fish and other marine life.
4) As discussed in the videos on Overfishing and Bycatch, what is bycatch and give an example?
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Lesson 13A DISCUSSION
Prior to the due date, please discuss one of the following (either coral reefs or the Pacific Garbage Patch). At the start of your discussion, mention which of these issues you are discussing:
Review these links on coral reefs:
https://www.nature.org/en-us/about-us/where-we-work/united-states/florida/stories-in-florida/floridas-spectacular-coral reef-system/Links to an external site.
https://www.nature.org/en-us/about-us/where-we-work/caribbean/stories-in-caribbean/caribbean-a-revolution-in-coral-conservation/ Links to an external site.
You’ve been made aware of some of the threats to coral in south Florida. What can you do to help prevent further damage to coral?
Review these videos on the Pacific Garbage Patch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2VrrxMIiwgQ
Links to an external site.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MnCbTTTi7icLinks to an external site
Were you aware of this environmental issue? What did you think about it? What could you do to help the situation?
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Lesson 13b – Discussion
2626 unread replies.2626 replies.Prior to the due date, research/review some of the challenges as well as adaptation actions associated with warming and its impact on our local coastal areas (Florida / South Florida / Palm Beach County) . Be sure to cite your references.
Include the following in your discussion:
Have you or someone you know been affected by the impact of warming on our coastal community? Do you notice any changes associated with warming on our beaches or in our coastal waters? Discuss some specific impacts of warming that we in South Florida are vulnerable to. Also suggest some adaptation techniques that would make us resilient in the face of these challenges.
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Lesson 13b – Q&As
1.Explain how the ice-albedo loop affects Earth’s climate. Is it a positive or negative feedback loop?
Explain how the DMS-CCN loop affects Earth’s climate. Is it a positive or negative feedback loop.
List two major greenhouse gases that are having significant impacts on Earth’s warming.
Give one example of how we can mitigate global warming.
Give one example of how we can adapt to global warming.
EACH DISCUSSION HAS TO BE 200 WORDS

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Length: 1000 words Assignment: As part of your work in critical thinking, you wa

Length: 1000 words
Assignment:
As part of your work in critical thinking, you watched a presentation that addressed the understanding of, and ability to, critically think. You are now being asked to write an essay at the end of the semester that explores your growth in critical thinking over the course of the semester in this class. Specifically, how have your experiences in this course impacted your critical thinking? Remember to look at the Critical Thinking Rubric as you plan, write, revise, and polish your work. Your essay should include:
1)A reflection concerning your attitude of intellectual inquiry including how your attitude of intellectual inquiry has changed, or has not changed, over the course of the semester and why.
a)How have the materials we examined in this course impacted your attitude of intellectual inquiry? Please be specific.
2)A reflection concerning your interest and ability in information literacy including how your understanding of information literacy has changed over the course of the semester.
a)How do the materials we studied as part of this class fit in with your concept of information literacy and why?
3)An exploration of your critical, analytical and critical thinking skills including a reflection of how these skills have changed over the course of the semester.
a)Have your experiences in this course impacted your concept of metacognition? Why or why not?
4)What is your plan for critical thinking in the future? Please be specific.
Criteria:
All information from external sources must be cited.
When you name your document file, name it “Critical Thinking Writing 2”
Final publish is due at 11:59 PM on the end of the day indicated in the course calendar.
All assignments must be submitted on the assigned due date. Late assignments will not be accepted. Those students wishing to appeal to have a late assignment accepted must do so no later than 48 hours after the assignment is due and acceptance of the late assignment is at the discretion of the professor.
Assignment will be assessed using the Critical Thinking Rubric

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Length: 1000 words Assignment: As part of your work in critical thinking, you wa

Length: 1000 words
Assignment:
As part of your work in critical thinking, you watched a presentation that addressed the understanding of, and ability to, critically think. You are now being asked to write an essay at the end of the semester that explores your growth in critical thinking over the course of the semester in this class. Specifically, how have your experiences in this course impacted your critical thinking? Remember to look at the Critical Thinking Rubric as you plan, write, revise, and polish your work. Your essay should include:
1)A reflection concerning your attitude of intellectual inquiry including how your attitude of intellectual inquiry has changed, or has not changed, over the course of the semester and why.
a)How have the materials we examined in this course impacted your attitude of intellectual inquiry? Please be specific.
2)A reflection concerning your interest and ability in information literacy including how your understanding of information literacy has changed over the course of the semester.
a)How do the materials we studied as part of this class fit in with your concept of information literacy and why?
3)An exploration of your critical, analytical and critical thinking skills including a reflection of how these skills have changed over the course of the semester.
a)Have your experiences in this course impacted your concept of metacognition? Why or why not?
4)What is your plan for critical thinking in the future? Please be specific.
Criteria:
All information from external sources must be cited.
When you name your document file, name it “Critical Thinking Writing 2”
Final draft is due at 11:59 PM on the end of the day indicated in the course calendar.
All assignments must be submitted on the assigned due date. Late assignments will not be accepted. Those students wishing to appeal to have a late assignment accepted must do so no later than 48 hours after the assignment is due and acceptance of the late assignment is at the discretion of the professor.
Assignment will be assessed using the Critical Thinking Rubric

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Essentially your post will be the same as your weekly informal responses from th

Essentially your post will be the same as your weekly informal responses from the first half of the semester. You will write 500 words in response to the following video:

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In this assignment, create a PowerPoint presentation elaborating on factors asso

In this assignment, create a PowerPoint presentation elaborating on factors associated with the acquisition of self regulation: (i.e., parental modeling, labeling emotions, learning coping strategies, and emotional climate of the family).
Explain the transition into parenting for parents of newborns.
Explain the transition into parenting for parents of preschool-age children.
Explain the role of attachment at each stage.
Explain the role of discipline, socialization, and emotional regulation and the impact on young children.
Cite three to five scholarly sources to support your claims. The PowerPoint presentation should consist of 15-20 slides, not including the title slide and slide for APA citations. Images may be included in the presentation, but be sure to keep all image sizes low for this presentation.
Refer to the resource, “Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assessment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
Students should use the Academic Writing Resource located in the course materials folder.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. A link to the LopesWrite technical support articles is located in Class Resources if you need assistance.
Turn in the assignment by the end of Topic 6.

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In this assignment, create a PowerPoint presentation elaborating on factors asso

In this assignment, create a PowerPoint presentation elaborating on factors associated with the acquisition of self regulation: (i.e., parental modeling, labeling emotions, learning coping strategies, and emotional climate of the family). Explain the transition into parenting for parents of newborns.
Explain the transition into parenting for parents of preschool-age children.
Explain the role of attachment at each stage.
Explain the role of discipline, socialization, and emotional regulation and the impact on young children.
Cite three to five scholarly sources to support your claims. The PowerPoint presentation should consist of 15-20 slides, not including the title slide and slide for APA citations. Images may be included in the presentation, but be sure to keep all image sizes low for this presentation.
Refer to the resource, “Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assessment, solid academic writing is expected and in-text citations and references should be presented using APA documentation guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
Students should use the Academic Writing Resource located in the course materials folder.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. A link to the LopesWrite technical support articles is located in Class Resources if you need assistance. Turn in the assignment by the end of Topic 6.

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Overview For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that y

Overview
For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that you are assuming the role of a researcher of human cultures, an anthropologist who is looking from the future back into our world today.
In your final project you will analyze a work of human creative expression, describe it, describe its purpose, and assess how creative expression impacts and is impacted by surrounding situations. You will also pose questions about the relationship between culture and expression as well as how values shape and are shaped by expression, and determine how you would go about answering them.
In this assignment you will practice asking the questions and determining how to go about answering them.
Prompt
Given the cultural work you have selected in Module Two, take time to work on the following:
Thinking of the work selected, explore how acts of creative expression impact, and are impacted by, the people and situations surrounding them.
State questions about the relationship between culture and expression.
State questions about your values and how they are shaped by the expression of others.
Determine how you would go about answering the questions posed.

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Overview For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that y

Overview
For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that you are assuming the role of a researcher of human cultures, an anthropologist who is looking from the future back into our world today.
In your final project you will analyze a work of human creative expression, describe it, describe its purpose, and assess how creative expression impacts and is impacted by surrounding situations. You will also pose questions about the relationship between culture and expression as well as how values shape and are shaped by expression, and determine how you would go about answering them.
In this assignment you will practice asking the questions and determining how to go about answering them.
Prompt
Given the cultural work you have selected in Module Two, take time to work on the following: You chose Bartholdi’s Statue of Liberty
Thinking of the work selected, explore how acts of creative expression impact, and are impacted by, the people and situations surrounding them.
State questions about the relationship between culture and expression.
State questions about your values and how they are shaped by the expression of others.
Determine how you would go about answering the questions posed.
Guidelines for Submission
Your submission should be a one- to two-page Word document with 12-point Times New Roman font, double spacing, and one-inch margins. Two sources are required, one of which must be academic. Sources should be cited according to APA style. Consult the Shapiro Library APA Style Guide for more information on citations.

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Overview For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that y

Overview
For this assignment, which supports your final project, remember that you are assuming the role of a researcher of human cultures, an anthropologist who is looking from the future back into our world today.
In your final project you will analyze a work of human creative expression, describe it, describe its purpose, and assess how creative expression impacts and is impacted by surrounding situations. You will also pose questions about the relationship between culture and expression as well as how values shape and are shaped by expression, and determine how you would go about answering them.
In this assignment you will practice asking the questions and determining how to go about answering them.
Prompt
Given the cultural work you have selected in Module Two, take time to work on the following: You chose Bartholdi’s Statue of Liberty
Thinking of the work selected, explore how acts of creative expression impact, and are impacted by, the people and situations surrounding them.
State questions about the relationship between culture and expression.
State questions about your values and how they are shaped by the expression of others.
Determine how you would go about answering the questions posed.
Guidelines for Submission
Your submission should be a one- to two-page Word document with 12-point Times New Roman font, double spacing, and one-inch margins. Two sources are required, one of which must be academic. Sources should be cited according to APA style. Consult the Shapiro Library APA Style Guide for more information on citations.