Virtual Lab 1 – TemperamentSubmit Assignment Due Sunday by 11:59pmPoints 25Submitting a file uploadAvailable until Feb 14 at 11:59pmThis week you learned about temperament and specifically how “goodne

Virtual Lab 1 – TemperamentSubmit AssignmentDueSundayby11:59pmPoints25Submittinga file uploadAvailableuntil Feb 14 at 11:59pmThis week you learned about temperament and specifically how “goodness of fit” can affect your approach to behavior and guidance with each child.Step 1: Take a look at theInfant Toddler Temperament Tool (IT-3) Toddler Version(Links to an external site.)Step 2: Then view the following case study:https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/mental-health/article/temperament-case-study-use-training(Links to an external site.)Step 3: Now youtake the IT-3(Links to an external site.). Answer the “I am” based on your own temperament and answer the “your infant is” based on the case study, a child you know, or just randomly choose answers. When complete, click “print your results” and “save as a pdf.”Step 4: View these final considerations:A Recipe for SuccessWhen working with infants and toddlers, it is important to remind yourself that they, like adults, are unique individuals. What is helpful for one infant may change daily, and even change within the same day. It also may not even work for a different infant. Flexibility and creativity go a long way. It might be helpful to think of yourself as a cook following a recipe. Just as a creative, flexible, and knowledgeable cook recognizes that there are key ingredients and principles of cooking that affect the outcome, there are key ingredients and principles that can help you manage when your child has a different personality than you. However, there is not one “cookbook” for handling differences in temperament.Avoid Making Comparisons or Labeling ChildrenIt may be tempting to compare a child to yourself or others; for example, “Why can’t you be more like so and so?” Try to avoid thoughts and making comments like this to children. Avoid statements like, “I wish you were more outgoing,” or, “I wish you were less sensitive.” They are not helpful and risk making a child feel inadequate. It may be helpful to use words that state what you see and hear versus using a label like “shy.” These labels can stick.Slow Down and Loosen the ScheduleMany of us are busy multitasking and rushing from one activity to the next. Children, even those with active temperaments, have not perfected that skill and require a bit more time to transition between activities than adults. Avoid having a schedule that is not flexible enough to accommodate childrens needs and developing interests. Leave room in the day for unstructured time with a child.Empathize with Young ChildrenThink about how vulnerable it feels to be a child. You are dependent on someone else for food, a good night’s rest, love, and reassurance. You have little control over much of what happens in life. Seeing life from a child’s perspective may not be easy, but once learned, can lend clarity into how best to work with a child.Remember the PlusesIt is all too easy to focus on the challenges of a child’s temperament, particularly when it does not match your own. But for every drawback, there is at least one major advantage. For example, slow-to-adapt children are less likely to be influenced by peer pressure; highly active kids are often good at sports and do well in demanding jobs as adults; and serious children tend to be analytical and good evaluators. Look for and acknowledge children for their special traits and talents.Aim for Support, Not ChangeThe goal is to better understand and then effectively support a child’s temperament, not to change it. Temperaments make every child unique and remarkable in their own way.Step 5: Write a reflection on what you learned about goodness of fit, your own temperament, and considerations when reflecting on temperament as it relates to behavior and guidance. This reflection should be a one-page paper, double spaced, times new roman 12 point font.Step 6: Upload a PDF copy of your IT-3 and your one-page temperament reflectionRubric

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more