In a two or more page typed paper please answer the following questions;
1. Identify, describe the different kinds of observation formats and practices. Please give examples of two different observation formats.
We have covered two types of observation in this course there is many more. Please describe what Anecdote writing is, and what time stamping is. Both of these types of observations can be used in a variety of ways. Please describe what they are in your own words.
2. Describe what professional behaviors and practices look like in the interactions with children and staff in a preschool setting. Give examples.
How do teachers interact with the children, how do they talk to them, direct them, support them, etc.
3. How is observation a useful tool in a preschool classroom? Give an example.
Why do we use observation?!?!?! How does it help us plan for our classrooms?