Essay: Put that Phone Down Assignment
Electronic devices have saturated our society, becoming a distraction that hinders our connections with others. For this assignment, imagine that you are a developmental expert asked to help individuals connect meaningfully with someone in a particular stage of life.
Outline a response by writing an essay that includes these points:
Choose a life stage (for example: infancy, adolescence, older adulthood, etc.).
Using information from our textbook describe the primary need or needs of individuals in that stage of life.
Suggest at least 3 activities that would facilitate a meaningful connection based on the need(s) you have described.