Learning Activity 8
1. ) What was your overall reaction to watching the behavior of both the children and parents?
Provide some examples from the clip.
My overall reaction to watching these two videos was that I could see the parents have lost total
Learning Activity 7
Whats the best way for a parent/caregiver to comfort a child who is being bullied?
For a child who is being bullied the best way to comfort your child would be to comfort your
child. What I mean by that is listen sincerely to what i
Learning Activity 2
1.What are your thoughts after watching how the father handled disciplining his son? Do you
feel this is a common/uncommon style of parenting within our society?
After watching the video I feel like the father is too overly aggressive
Learning Activity 10
1. How many teen pregnancies happen a year? What is your reaction to this number?
There are over 50,000 teen pregnancies that happen every year. I find this to be a shocking
number because this changes a lot of things for those pregna
Learning Activity 4
According to the speaker what is Fetal Origins?
Fetal Origins is about the health and well-being throughout our lives if crucially effected on
the nine months that we spend in the womb.
What does the speaker say about the crying
Learning Activity 6
Why was it important for the mother to utilize time out and do you agree with Jo's
suggestion (at the end of the time out) to not pick up her son in the name of "setting a
I think it is important for the mother to utilize
Learning Activity 3
What was your overall reaction to the to Four Taboos identified by the speakers?
My overall reaction to the Four Taboos of parenting made me think about how those taboos
involve you becoming a parent. I say this because having a chi
Learning Activity 5
What is post-partum depression and how many women are affected?
Post-partum depression is like the baby blues but much more serious. Women from all ages,
ethnic, and economic backgrounds can be effected by it. 10-12 percent of women
Learning Activity 1
What contributing factors does the speaker give for why there has been this shift toward
viewing parenting as a crisis?
Some of the factors that the speaker gives in why there has been a shift towards viewing
parenting as a crisis i
Learning Activity 9
The documentary is clearly dated (it was done in 1987), but some of the issues of blended
families continue to be seen in families of today. For example, Oliver, in the beginning of
the documentary states that its difficult to have