Mandatory Nutrition Essay Summer 2017
Write an essay that the process of digestion (from beginning to end) and the enzymes associated with the breakdown of food. This essay grade will count as an exam grade. It is due July 31, 2017 before midnight(1159) and must be submitted through SafeAssign with no more than 30% match.
Minimum Requirements for this essay:
APA Format (1 inch margins all around, double spaced, Times New Roman Font – size 12)
3-5 pages of content
Reference page (on its own page at the end)
Headings (where applicable)
Three (3) trusted/scholarly sources (NO Wikipedia)
Avoid direct quotes – summarize or paraphrase the information
Essay should be written in “Third” person format – Do not use “I” or “You” in your essay.
and be neatly finished
|Introduction, Thesis Statement (Focus)||The introduction is clear, concise, engaging, and thought provoking.
It previews the structure of the paper.
|Body, Content (Organization)||Includes: Description of mechanical digestion, description of chemical digestion, describes all organs and enzymes associated with digestion, describes how and where food molecules are used throughout the body, describes how digested food molecules move from the ileum into the bloodstream, describes the main function of the large and small intestine, explains the process of digestion in correct order||40 Points|
|Conclusion (Organization)||The conclusion is engaging and restates the thesis.||10 points|
|APA Style, Sentence Structure, Grammar, Mechanics, Spelling (Conventions)||Essay flows well and is in proper APA format (Margins, spacing, headers, font, etc).
There are 3 or less errors in mechanics, grammar, and spelling.
All sentences are well constructed, varied in length, and are easily understood.
|In-text Citations/Reference Page||Uses at least 3 properly APA formatted, trusted/scholarly sources, and on reference page. Reference page is separate from body of paper.||15 Points|
Process of digestion (from beginning to end) and the enzymes associated with the breakdown of food.