Acknowledges each child's uniqueness in positive ways

Supports children's efforts, assisting and encouraging as appropriate

Assist children who may require additional support or attention

Responds to children who may require additional support or attention

Encourages each child to participate in a variety of experiences

Demonstrates respect for a child's choice not to participate

Responds to children's requests for experiences spontaneously

Provides a variety of play area types to cater to different needs/interests

Encourages children's interactions throughout play

Extends children's learning through conversation and prompting

Provides a range of learning materials

Allows children to express themselves freely during experiences

Supports children to feel a sense of ownership and responsibility for equipment and materials

Areas of strength

Areas in need of improvement

Trainee Signature
Assessor Signature
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