Narrative (reflection (what have I learnt about children?, what have I…
what have I learnt about children?
what have I learnt about the area of development considered?
what have I learnt abou tthe prepared environment? How does it respond to and stimulate children?
what is my experience as an observer?
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the method?
how can this method be integrated with others?
describe body language
for each reference explain what you think it means
link ob to appropriate chd theory
must reflect my original aim
do not make recommendations
do not refer to developmental norms
I saw this... this shows that...
B enjoyed interaction with... Piaget says...
provides context and scenario
why the child behaved like she did
provides rich evidence for evaluation
can be hard to do - look and write