Observation Of A Child On Human Development

1401 Words Dec 9th, 2016 6 Pages
Observation child paper
Purpose
"Ever since I was a child, I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one 's potential"(Bruce Lee). I think this quote pertains greatly to how children grow up. The Assignment purpose was to observe a child between the ages of 2 and 16. Human Development is important because it shows what you can identify. For example, if there is anything wrong with your child or if your child is more developed than others. Plus, there is so much that you can learn from observing the child from how they react in their environment and around people. If you know what to look for in human develop it greatly helps in knowing what to do with a child when you least expect it.
Background Information The person I interviewed was my niece Abby, she is three almost four years old Caucasian, also family also Caucasian middle class. The family would take care of their children until they got her into a good daycare. Her developmental history from what I know is regular to spot on. Let’s move on to the environment, analysis of the observation and lastly the conclusion.
Environment
Now the environment of the observation, it took place in the child’s house on November the 11th from 3 to 7pm. I observed about 4 hours for 1 session. In a small town in northern Wisconsin called Minocqua the observation took place. The environment varied at time, it would be…
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