EC200 Module 04 Journal – Collaborating with Families Solved





For this journal, you will practice observing a child focusing on social and emotional development at two different ages and stages of his development.


First, view the following video:

Next, your journal entry should contain the following two parts:

Part One – Observational Notes

  • Document your observations using any of the methods from the course, or a combination of the methods.
    • Identify the developmental indicators of the child at each stage, connecting to PILES and your state’s ELG’s.
    • Identify the progress the child has made (cite specific milestones/ELG’s).

Part Two – Reflection

  • Reflect on what you learned from your observations and answer the following questions:
    • How might you share this information with the family?
    • What information should be shared?
    • What questions would you ask the family or what information would you ask the family to provide to enhance your assessment of this child?