If the teacher structures the kids’ play too much, the kids want to stop exploring.
The idea is to encourage kids to explore the world on their own.
Razorblade of Life:
As you get older, time goes faster
Give pregnant women positive stories.
It’s a profound stage in social roles when a woman is pregnant.
Sleep deprivation, can’t hang out with your friends like you use to, and other things causing
decrease in happiness after giving birth [happiness only lasts for a couple weeks].
It’s normal to feel like hurting your baby during the stress time of taking care of him/her.
When infants are born, all they see are objects and colors but not clear images of the surroundings.
They like to mimic people
Secure base – mom is sitting on her porch, and her kid goes off and wanders around then comes
back to this “secure base” where the caregiver [mom] is.
o The caregiver doesn’t have to be the mother
o Can have multiple attachment figures
Video of experiment [secure attachment style]
o 1 part
Mother and baby play together
Then stranger enters
Baby starts crying
Mother returns and stranger leaves
o 2 part
Mother leaves the child alone