Blog Post #03: Stress & Health – Lessons 7-9

* Do not use the links to the Hassles, and Holmes. They are attached for you to complete. Use this link to go to the Locus scale file:///C:/Users/Augus/Downloads/Locus%20of%20Control.html The five sources to be used are also attached. Do not use outside sources. Please follow the instructions and the rubric below carefully. thank you.

1. Take the Hassles Scale by downloading and completing the Hassles Scale Excel Worksheet
. Briefly describe how your score on the Hassles Scale and the Holmes-Rahe Life Stress Inventory (Links to an external site.) are similar and different.

Don't use plagiarized sources. Get Your Custom Essay on
Blog Post #03: Stress & Health – Lessons 7-9
Get an essay WRITTEN FOR YOU, Plagiarism free, and by an EXPERT!
Order Essay

2. Also take the locus of control scale (Links to an external site.) and briefly describe how your approach to life influences what is stressful for you and how you react to these stresses.

3. Finally, look at your activities for the past week—eating, sleeping, being with friends, working, dealing with others, driving to work, etc.

4. Write your blog post about how these habits and your approach to life support a healthy, low-stress life style, OR put you at risk for future disorders.

Note that you should read ALL of the readings assigned for this unit (lessons 7-9), and refer to several of these in your blog post. Integrate course material into your own story to show that you not only read, but understood and can discuss (in your own words) the lesson concepts. Use your personal experiences as a way to relate to and describe what you learned, but don’t treat the blog post as a journal entry. More than half of your post should be specific to course material, rather than your own story. Your blog post should be between 700 to 1,100 words, and should refer to at least 5 different articles assigned during this unit. Citations and references should follow APA formatting guidelines. Your blog title should be descriptive of your overall post content.

Rubric

Blog Post #3 Rubric

Blog Post #3 Rubric

Criteria

Ratings

Pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome CONTENT – course relevance

2.0 pts

Course relevance made clear – well done!

1.5 pts

Too much of the content focused on topics not related to the lessons of unit 3.

1.0 pts

Very little course relevance

0.0 pts

Course relevance was lacking.

 

2.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome CONTENT – addresses assignment

2.0 pts

Addresses the assignment parameters nicely

1.5 pts

A few assignment objectives were addressed, but may have taken an approach that doesn’t reflect what the instructions asked for.

1.0 pts

Needed more attention to what was asked for in the assignment.

 

2.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome CONTENT – course concepts

6.0 pts

Your blog post has nice depth into course concepts from all of the lessons in unit 3, and accurately describes important lesson topics. This suggests an excellent understanding of course material – good job!

5.5 pts

Pretty good! Your blog post has some depth into course concepts from the lessons in unit 3, and is fairly accurate. This could be improved by covering more topics, or adding more depth to the topics you discuss.

5.0 pts

Not bad. You clearly have a good understanding of a few important concepts from some lessons in unit 3, but there wasn’t sufficient depth about the topics you chose to write about, or there weren’t enough topics discussed.

4.0 pts

The focus of your blog post should be to accurately discuss several course topics from all of the lessons in unit 3. Be sure to aim for this in your next blog post.

3.0 pts

Your blog post shows a little understanding of course material from lessons 7-9, but there needs to be much more of this for your next blog post.

2.0 pts

A minimal attempt to discuss course material was noted in your blog post.

 

6.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome CONTENT – shows engagement

2.0 pts

Showed sincere engagement in the spirit of the assignment.

1.5 pts

Appeared to show some engagement in the assignment, but this could be better.

1.0 pts

Showed little if any engagement in the assignment.

 

2.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome STYLE – creativity and personal content balance

2.0 pts

Excellent integration of personal content with lesson material, and very nice balance of personal content vs. lesson material. Keep it up!

1.5 pts

Better balance or integration needed – of personal content and lesson material.

1.0 pts

There needs to be a much better balance and integration of course material with personal content.

0.0 pts

No attempt to balance or integrate personal content with lesson material.

 

2.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome STYLE – organization and flow

1.0 pts

Your blog post seemed well organized, and was easy to follow from start to finish.

0.5 pts

Seemed a little disjointed or choppy at times.

0.0 pts

There was no organization or flow in the blog post.

 

1.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome STYLE – language

1.0 pts

Excellent use of language to describe your story and the course concepts – very scholarly!

0.5 pts

Your use of language wasn’t bad, but could be improved. Remember that this is an academic assignment, and should be appropriately formal.

0.0 pts

Try to use more academic and formal language in future blog posts.

 

1.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome STYLE – other writing aspects

1.0 pts

Good sentence phrasing and structure, nice paragraph length, and excellent introduction and conclusion.

0.5 pts

Not bad, but one of the following: 1.) Excellent introduction and conclusion, but the sentence phrasing/structure, or paragraph length could be improved. 2.) Good sentence phrasing and structure, nice paragraph length, but needs a better conclusion. or 3.) Good sentence phrasing and structure, nice paragraph length, but needs a better conclusion.

0.0 pts

Needs better sentence phrasing and structure, paragraph length, and better introduction and conclusion.

 

1.0 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome MECHANICS – grammar and spelling

1.5 pts

Excellent grammar and spelling!

1.0 pts

A few grammar or spelling errors were found. Be sure to proof read your post before submitting it.

0.5 pts

Many grammar and/or spelling errors were found – be sure to have someone proof read your next post before submitting it.

0.0 pts

Many grammar and spelling errors were found, such that it made it extremely difficult to understand your post.

 

1.5 pts

This criterion is linked to a Learning Outcome MECHANICS – follows instructions

1.5 pts

Follows instructions very well, including feedback from previous blog posts!

1.0 pts

Follows most instructions and previous feedback, but a few things need attention – see comments for more information.

0.5 pts

Be sure to re-read the blog instructions and previous feedback, and see comments for more information about what needs to be improved.

0.0 pts

Failed to follow instructions.

 

1.5 pts

Total Points: 20.0

iWriteHomework
Order NOW for a 10% Discount
Pages (550 words)
Approximate price: -

Why Us?

Top Quality and Well-Researched Papers

All ourbpapers are written from scratch. In fact, Clients who ask for paraphrasing services are highly discouraged. We have writers ready to craft any paper from scratch and deliver quality ahead of time.

Professional and Experienced Academic Writers

Our writers keeps you posted on your papers progress - providing you with paper outline/draft. You are also at liberty to communicate directly with your writer.

Free Unlimited Revisions

If you think we missed something, send your order for a free revision. You have 10 days to submit the order for review after you have received the final document. You can do this yourself after logging into your personal account or by contacting our support.

Prompt Delivery and 100% Money-Back-Guarantee

All papers are always delivered on time, in many cases quite ahead of time. In case we need more time to master your paper, we may contact you regarding the deadline extension. In case you cannot provide us with more time, a 100% refund is guaranteed.

Original & Confidential

We use several writing tools checks to ensure that all documents you receive are free from plagiarism. Our editors carefully review all quotations in the text. We also promise maximum confidentiality in all of our services.

24/7 Customer Support

Our support agents are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and committed to providing you with the best customer experience. Get in touch whenever you need any assistance.

Try it now!

Calculate the price of your order

Total price:
$0.00

How it works?

Follow these simple steps to get your paper done

Place your order

Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.

Proceed with the payment

Choose the payment system that suits you most.

Receive the final file

Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.

Our Services

No need to work on your paper at night. Sleep tight, we will cover your back. We offer all kinds of writing services.

Essays

Essay Writing Service

No matter what kind of academic paper you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at an affordable price. We take care of all your paper needs and give a 24/7 customer care support system.

Admissions

Admission Essays & Business Writing Help

An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You can be rest assurred that through our service we will write the best admission essay for you.

Reviews

Editing Support

Our academic writers and editors make the necessary changes to your paper so that it is polished. We also format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.

Reviews

Revision Support

If you think your paper could be improved, you can request a review. In this case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. You can use this option as many times as you see fit. This is free because we want you to be completely satisfied with the service offered.