I Spent An Walking Up The Stairs Essay

762 Words Nov 15th, 2016 4 Pages
I spent an hour observing a very rambunctious two year old named Linkin. This child is average height and average weight, and he is currently attending a daycare a few times a week. He has brown hair, dark brown eyes, and seems to be the cutest that a child could be. The observation took place in a home setting from about 5:30 PM until 6:30 PM. There were two other children present, which happened to be his siblings. His sister is ten years old, and was only present for about half of the observation, and his five year old brother was there for the observation. There were two adults present including myself. Right as I walked through the door of Linkin’s house, the dogs started to bark. Linkin walked up the stairs to see who was here. It seems as if he has reached nearly all of the developmental milestones that a two year old should. He displayed many of these milestones, including walking up the stairs without any help. There was a point in time that Linkin was interested in a helium balloon. Whenever it would float off and he could not reach it on his tiptoes, he would get onto the couch and try to reach it from there. This displays both gross and fine motor skills. He demonstrated his ability to play a game of catch as well. He ended up stacking some blankets and pillows, and then running and jumping in them for his own entertainment. Also for his own entertainment, he would hold onto his very big dog’s toy, and his dog would drag him around the kitchen…

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