Children and Planks: A Tale of Movement
This workshop is aimed at providing insight into a year-long project with children in an Infant and Toddler centre at Simon Fraser University. The project focused on children's bodily movements in regard to environment and materials.
Participants will learn about:
1. The process of long-term projects
2. How to deeply observe and record
3. How to enable children to challenge their bodily movements
Presenter: Sadaf Soheilsayar
Sadaf is a current Capilano University student working towards her degree in ECE. She has spent the past two years working at Simon Fraser University Childcare Society. A primary focus during this time has been investigating children's gross motor movements in regard to their environment. This workshop is a result of her commitment and dedication to the children's interests and curiosities.