Watch the Video:  Genie: Secrets of a Wild Child on YouTube

Prepare a 3-4 page paper (not including title and reference page) in which you address the following:

 What did you learn about nature/nurture from watching this video (3-4 paragraphs)?

 What did you learn about language development from this video (2-3 paragraphs)?

 What learning theories were used in educating Genie.  Give specific examples (1-2 paragraph)

 What stage of development is Genie in according to Piaget, Erikson, and Kohlberg (support your discussion) (3-4 paragraphs)?

 Review the APA ethical guidelines (at APA.org).  Do you think the treatment of Genie was ethical (why or why not (2-3 paragraphs)?

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