For this assignment I would like you to take some time at your site to observe. Look around, how is the room set up (the indoor environment)? How is
For this assignment I would like you to take some time at your site to observe. Look around, how is the room set up (the indoor environment)? How is the outdoor play area set up (the outdoor environment)? What is the schedule like at the center? Learn the children’s names in your classroom and make sure that you know if there are any allergies or special needs that you should know about.
Describe the indoor environment at your student teaching site.
What is onething you really like about the way the indoor environment is set up at the center where you are student teaching?
What is onething you really like about the way the outdoor environment is set up at the center where you are student teaching?
What did you notice that the children were interested in? What did they play with, what were they curious about, what questions did they ask?
List the children at your site that have allergies or special needs. Be sure to list their specific allergies or special needs, not just their names. ( I ASK NO ANY CHILD IN THE CLASS HAVE THIS…)
Name: ____________________________________________________ Date:__________________________
For this observation I would like you to pay attention to what the children in your classroom are interested in and learning about this week. What seemed to really grab the children’s interest during your observation this week? What were they curious about? What did they play with a lot? (These are their interests, use this information to plan activities based on their interests). For example, if they are interested in making an obstacle course for their bikes, what activity could you plan that would increase their interest in this area? If they were interested in lady bugs, what activity could you plan that had something to do with bugs or insects?
Their interests this week were:
List some possible activities you could do that incorporate their interests and are based on what you observed at your center?
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