Let $(E,\nabla)\to X$ be a vector bundle endowed with a connection and $f\in End(E)$ a bundle endomorphism. We can express the covariant derivative of $f$ using a commutator $$\nabla f=[\nabla,f].$$

Let now $E=E^+\oplus E^-\to X$ be a super vector bundle endowed with a connection $\nabla=\nabla^+ \oplus \nabla^-$ preserving the splitting. We define a superconnection on $E$ ("*Heat Kernels and Dirac operators*" p.44)

In this definition the brackets in (2) represent a supercommutator defined as $$[a,b]=ab - (-1)^{|a||b|}ba.$$

**My question is the following**: I do not understand how this definition of the covariant derivative of an End-valued form extends the standard definition above.

For example: Take the superconnection to be the connection $\nabla=\nabla^+\oplus \nabla^-$ and take an odd endomorphism $$f=\begin{pmatrix} 0 & f_1\\ f_2 & 0 \end{pmatrix}$$ where $f_1:V^-\to V^+$ and $f_2:V^+\to V^-$. The classical commutator gives $$\nabla\circ f - f\circ \nabla = \begin{pmatrix} 0 & \nabla f_1\\ \nabla f_2 & 0 \end{pmatrix}$$ while the supercommutator $$[\nabla,f]=\nabla \circ f + f\circ \nabla$$ does not seem to give the good answer.