Mine. Yours. Ours

by Boey Shumin Eileen

#Scienceofplay03

A simple activity that can educate children about different perspectives and viewpoints.

Skill Level: Advanced

Suitable For: 5 - 6 years old

Estimated Time: < 15 mins

Environment: Outdoors

Mine. Yours. Ours

Learning Framework

  • Physical - Object control of smart phone while taking photos

  • Intellectual - Children will make use of their cognitive ability to picture a scene they would like to capture with the smart phone and then to capture it, this activity allows freedom of exploration and creativity

  • Emotional - This activity not only builds children's confidence of their own perspectives but also enable them to appreciate the perspectives of others

  • Social - Children will be sharing their viewpoints and taking turns to allow others to share as well, children will be able to relate and appreciate the diversity in their community

Materials

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Step 1

Bring children outdoors. Educate them about the different angles in taking a photo such as foreground, middleground, and background.

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Step 3

After photo taking is completed, encourage them to share their viewpoints and allow for other family members to share as well.

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  • Smartphone

  • Family members

Step 2

Let the children explore the area of photo-taking and decide on a place where they would like to photograph.

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