Observation: A Window into Children’s Thinking

The videos in Observation: A Window into Children’s Thinking and the accompanying Facilitators’ Guide are intended to answer many questions asked by educators about the observation of children in the Kindergarten context. This video will help you as an educator to frame and extend your thinking, and will provide further information for you to consider as you explore observation and its impact on you and your children. Use the Facilitators’ Guide to support your viewing of the videos.

Released: April 22, 2014
Videos: 11

Observation: A Window into Children’s ThinkingPLAY VIDEO
Importance of ObservationPLAY VIDEO
Co-Creating the Learning EnvironmentPLAY VIDEO
Self-regulation and Empowering Children as LearnersPLAY VIDEO
Authentic LearningPLAY VIDEO
Individual Student NeedsPLAY VIDEO
The Importance of Observing Each Child as an IndividualPLAY VIDEO
Observation Strategies and ToolsPLAY VIDEO
Observing TogetherPLAY VIDEO
Parent Engagement and CommunicationPLAY VIDEO
Conclusion to ObservationPLAY VIDEO

Sample Facilitator's Guide