The observation took place in the child’s house on Tuesday afternoon. Her name is Stacy and she is 2 years and 3 months old. I was invited to the house with my friends, the girl was one of my friends’ niece I saw her for the first time. She seemed very happy and was smiling at all the new people in the house. I was observing her from a distance while her aunt was talking to her. Stacy was telling her about everything around them and pointed her little finger at all objects: "there is rain outside, and there is a ball by the window and there is a flower in the vase" she was saying without making a break in the sentences, "Really?", her aunt answered, "what else is there?". Stacy kept showing her new toys in the room and got really excited when she was asked to tell about her toys and their names and what they were for. "This is a cat and it has fur and paws" she said about a toy that looked like cat, "his name is Stanley", her aunt looked like she was very interested in everything that she was shown and Stacy kept busy with taking out all of her toys from the box on the floor.
After about 15 minutes of playing with her aunt Stacy started telling everyone in the room including her parents to go home. "Home, home", she kept saying. Her mother told us that she probably means going upstairs because that’s where her babysitter is, although she was resting at the time and would not be working for another couple of hours. Stacy was getting louder and demanded everyone to go home even after her mother told her to stop. We had to go upstairs and put her favorite cartoon on; it was “The Lion King”. She seemed to be totally immersed in the cartoon, although she was leaning on her dad and did not allow him to move a bit. When he did she showed her disapproval by starting to cry. While watching the cartoon her mother managed to give her a bit of juice and she was not rejecting it although when she tried to do it downstairs Stacy said she did not... [continues]
Cite This Essay
(2009, 03). A Day in the Life: Stacy. StudyMode.com. Retrieved 03, 2009, from http://www.studymode.com/essays/A-Day-In-The-Life-Stacy-193980.html
"A Day in the Life: Stacy" StudyMode.com. 03 2009. 03 2009 <http://www.studymode.com/essays/A-Day-In-The-Life-Stacy-193980.html>.
"A Day in the Life: Stacy." StudyMode.com. 03, 2009. Accessed 03, 2009. http://www.studymode.com/essays/A-Day-In-The-Life-Stacy-193980.html.