You must complete 25 hours of observations during this semester.
If you are employed at a child care center and they are open, you may observe in the center you work at.
You may observe a child or children in your home/household.
You may chose a child from videos I post .
You may observe from videos you find ( they must classroom or center settings).
You must submit video or link used ( If your link does not work, you will not get points/grades.)
You must submit your running records and/or checklists, or anecdotal notes taken during the observation ( in person or video).
The amount of data should match the hours/time submitted and dated on the time sheet ( If you have 1 paragraph for 30-60 minutes of observation you will not get points. The amount of data should match the time spent observing.
You can earn 20 points for each hour of observation with proper documentation- running records and/or checklists, or anecdotal notes.
This assignment is worth 500 points at the end of the semester.
Submit hours and observations weekly. Points will accumulate weekly over the next seven-eight For more information on Observation Documentation check out this: weeks.https://highline.huffingtonpost.com/articles/en/love-in-the-age-of-big-data/