We made an empathy poster a few months ago with the intention of doing it again when we got the new camera. Well that day was today after seeing her poster posted on Homeschool. Style. Bytes. Lily was really eager and so was Leif!
Here’s Leif pretending to take a picture of me with the tripod while we get set up.
Here’s a few examples of the pictures we took. You can see all of them on by clicking on any of the pictures to go to my flickr page.
This was obviously a really fun time but it’s also been a remarkable way to help Lily become a little more sophisticated in compassionate communication. It’s a great way to become introduced to what certain feelings look like and what they mean. It makes it easier for her to then observe these feelings in others. Since the first poster I’ve noticed Lily’s grown a great deal in this regard.
The final product: