Observation On The Living Room Dimensions

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Introduction: Name of the child: CJ Age: 2yrs and 10months (34 months) Date of observation: 6/26/2016 Time of observation: 3.10pm to 5.10pm Context: Observation took place in their home. The living room dimension is approximately 16 x 20 feet, giving enough room for movement. On entering the living room, on the east corner is a 50-inch television and to the west is the dining set. This room is furnished with tan leather couches, center table and red rug over the bare floor. On the walls are family pictures, pictures of CJ and his brothers, personal pictures of CJ and personal pictures of his brothers. And there is a door that leads to the backyard. Mom, CJ and two older siblings were home. Dad was at work. According to Mom, the two older siblings were in their room upstairs. About 30 minutes into my observation, the younger of the two boys came down, went through the living room, said Hi to me and went across into the kitchen, picked up something and went back upstairs and I did not see him again until I left. Then after about another 30-40 minutes, the older one came and picked something from the closet in the living room and also went back up and did not show up again until I left. So most of the time of my observation, it was I, CJ and Mom in the living room—even though some time in between, Mom went to answer the door and stayed out there for some 10-15minutes. Actual observation: I walked into the living room and CJ was sitting on the couch watching one of his
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