Collecting and Using Anecdotal Records

This in-service suite describes how to collect and use anecdotal records to document child progress.

Supporting Materials

Tips for Teachers [PDF, 278KB]

Tools for Teachers: Anecdotal Record Notecards [PDF, 77KB]

Tools for Teachers: What to Record Today [PDF, 114KB]

Tools for Supervisors: Observation Form [PDF, 84KB]

Tools for Supervisors: Interpretation Form [PDF, 89KB]

Helpful Resources [PDF, 90KB]

Materials for Trainers

Presentation [PPTX, 108MB]

Presenter Notes [PDF, 2.9MB]

Learning Activity: Selecting Objective Observations [PDF, 95KB]

Learning Activity: Collecting an Anecdotal Record [PDF, 93KB]

Learning Activity: Collecting an Anecdotal Record (Video) [PPTX, 44MB]

Learning Activity: Changing Teaching Strategies [PDF, 400KB]

Learning Activity: Observation as Part of the Daily Routine [PDF, 88KB]

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Topic:Child Screening and Assessment

Keywords:Ongoing child assessmentTeaching practices

Resource Type: Video

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