Maternal Child Care Of Nursing

Module 06 Content
Purpose of Assignment
This assignment will help to identify the normal growth and development by topic for each age group. In the final column of the assignment, you need to observe a child and apply the information you gathered and document your findings in comparison by the particular age of that child.

Compare principles of growth and development when caring for pediatric clients.

Using the template linked below:

Explain the topics in the worksheet by age. Identify one milestone and one expected norm for each category by age group.

I attach the worksheet below for the assignment

After you fill out the milestones and expected norms for each category by age group, observe a child of any age for 30 minutes to an hour, and apply the knowledge that you learned to the child you are observing and record this information in the purple Observation Data column.

Module 06 Worksheet- Development Assignment



Pre School

School Age


Observation Data for [insert age, gender, and any other relevent information]. Example: Female, Age 4, Autistic.

*only fill out this column for the age group you observed.

Erikson’s Theory

Cognitive Development

Language Development

Psych-Social Development

Moral Development


Physical Development

Injury Prevention

Nutritional needs

Dental Care


Activity and Play types

Vital Signs

Including type of Pain assessment

Financial Exercises