Prepare your critical annotation with appropriate headings and use APA format. State the complete reference for the research [author, title, journal, pages, and URL (if applicable)]. A complete citation of the article goes at the top of the page, below your heading.
Brief Summary (5 pts.)
Write a Summary of the article (limited to one paragraph). The summary involves briefly but accurately stating the key points of the article for a reader who has not read the original article.
The following Questions are meant to GUIDE you through the critique. You do not have to answer every question below in the following sections.
Review of Literature & Theoretical Framework (5 pts)
Statement of the Problem or Purpose (5 pts)
Population & Sample (5 pts)
Research Design (5 pts)
Data Collection Instruments & Measurement (5 pts)
Data Analysis (5 pts)
Conclusions (5 pts)
In addition to your annotation briefly answer the following questions:
1) What are the implications for your professional area of interest? (5 pts)
2) What further questions does this article raise? (5 pts)