Activity: reflect on your experience

Reflect on a situation involving a child or young person who exhibited challenging / aggressive behaviour which you have observed or have been involved with and complete the following cycle below. You are able to save your reflection and print it out (as an attachment to your certificate of completion) at the end of this reusable learning object (RLO) which can be used as evidence for revalidation.


What happened


What were you thinking and feeling?


What was good and bad about the experience?


What sense can you make out of the situation?


What else could you have done?

Action Plan

If it arose again what would you do?

Gibbs, G. (1988). Learning by doing: A guide to teaching and learning methods. London: Further Education Unit.