Alive Inside Paper Rubric
SOCW 5335: Aging in American Society
Note: Each section will be graded based on clarity and quality of critical analysis.
This is an individual assignment. For this assignment, write a 2 to 3 page paper reflecting on your thoughts upon watching the film “Alive! Inside” found on YouTube the second one it is 1 hr and 17 minutes
· What emotions and feelings did this documentary evoke in you? How might it feel to be one of the nursing home residents?
· How might it feel to be a close family member of a nursing home resident with Alzheimer’s-type dementia?
· Do you think that music therapy should become standard across all long-term care facilities?
· Are there any steps you can take to advocate for elder nursing home residents who are affected by Alzheimer’s disease and assist in program implementation, such as “Music & Memory”?
Paper adequately addressed each question in the prompt and any additional thoughts you had____/6
Paper reflected a thoughtful analysis of the film and how it will impact your social work practice____/4
Paper is well-written and grammatically appropriate __/3
Paper follows APA guidelines _/2