Early education and Childcare reflective diaries

• Describe your immediate Setting, Room Type, Children’s Age group, Number of Children in your care, Ratios.

• Highlight Routine followed Arrival Times, Involvement in implementing Activities, Feeding and Sleeping Times, provide/draw a clear timetable.

• Discuss Daily living tasks carried out e.g. Caring for a Child, Feeding a child, Changing a child.

• Communication with all Stake Holders – Children, Parents, and Staff.

• Identify situations which may have arisen- issues and challenges encountered by you during your Work Experience Hours e.g. helping a child settle into the Childcare Setting, an issue could be a child in your care






and a Challenge could be a Child who does not wish to eat their dinner.


















Sample Solution