Running Record #2
Child’s Name: Gracie Tarver
Observer: Jacque Platt
Place: Gracie’s House
9:00. Gracie looks into the freezer and says “ohhh yeah!!”, she pulls out coffee ice cream and puts it on the counter. The dog is watching. Gracie tries to open the ice cream, and has a little bit of difficultly taking the top off. She gets the ice cream scoop from the drawer and proceeds to scoop a good size scoop out of the tub. She puts it on the ice cream cone, and exaimes it.
9:04. She makes a face at the cone and ice cream scoop, and throws away the uneaten ice cream cone. Gracie looks at the ice cream scooper, and sees it was dirty. She cleans out the dirty part in the tub.
9:06. She gets a new cone from the pantry, and a smaller spoon from a drawer. Gracie scoops the ice cream with more ease and packs it into the cone. She licks the spoon while eyes are on the TV watching Sponge Bob Squarepants. Before it goes to commercial someone on the TV says “ If you love something set it free.” She then says to the dog, “I love you Coco, but I am not setting you free.
9:09Gracie get a big smile on her face after putting the icecream back. She contiues to lick the ice cream cone and is standing with the dog, Rebecca starts practicing the flute. Gracie walks to the piano, puts her right hand on the keys, but doesn’t play. She moves back to the frigde, opens it and steps in to look on the top shelve. Gracie pulls out chocolate syrup, and puts it on top of the ice cream she is eating.