Looking at Elijah

Submitted by lgreen on
Video Description
Elijah, explores the environment. Note how careful he is with placement of objects, his pace, and his attention span during this uninterrupted play sequence.
Video Type
Child care

In what ways does Elijah explore his environment?

What kind of facial expressions do you observe as he plays?

Does this clip relate to experiences you’ve had with children in your care or in your program?

How does the environment support Elijah’s ability to maintain a calm, focused emotional state?

Does Elijah’s interest in exploring containers give you ideas for how to make changes in the environment (such as adding empty containers, providing space for larger container play)?