Instructions
Once you have completed the previous activity: Assessment: Sharing Information with Families, you will next complete this using the Standards to Plan Assessment. In this activity, you’ll practice referring to the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework (HSCDELF) to identify children’s learning goals for assessment.
Step 1: Your first step is to review the HSCDELF. Go to:

https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/interactive-head-start-early-learning-outcomes-framework-ages-birth-five

Step 2: Watch Very Short video

https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/video/theres-elof
Also have Transcript on PDF named “Assessment 2 elof video transcript. (Will Upload)

Step 3: Review the included activity guide: Using the HSCDELF to Plan Assessment. (Will be uploaded)
Step 4: In the activity guide: Preview the four photographs that show children engaged in daily classroom activities. There are 4 questions Below. For each photograph and set of HSCDELF domains listed (e.g., creative arts, approaches to learning), identify a learning goal you could assess. Your responses will be evaluated based on your demonstration of critical thinking, clear understanding, and application of the content.
(Source: The materials referenced in this activity can be accessed from the Head Start Early Childhood Learning and Knowledge Center https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/ (and are shared with open-access permission)

Please Answer Each Question Separately. Please write in the boxes under each question provided.
Question 1
Based on the first photograph and set of HSCDELF domains listed below, identify a learning goal you could assess:
• Mathematics Knowledge & Skills
• Fine Motor Development
• Approaches to Learning
• Social & Emotional Development

Question 2
Based on the second photograph and set of HSCDELF domains listed below, identify a learning goal you could assess:
• Language Development
• Logic and Reasoning
• Social and Emotional Development
• Approaches to Learning

Question 3
Based on the third photograph and set of HSCDELF domains listed below, identify a learning goal you could assess:
• Science Knowledge & Skills
• Approaches to Learning
• Social Studies
• Literacy Knowledge & Skills

Question 4
Based on the fourth photograph and set of HSCDELF domains listed below, identify a learning goal you could assess:
• Creative Arts
• Approaches to Learning
• Social & Emotional Development
• Language Development

Using Standards to Plan Assessment 2