North Carolina Early Learning and Development Progressions: Birth to Five

Domain: NC Foundations for Early Learning: Health and Physical Development (HPD)

Subdomain: Self-Care

Goal: Children develop independence in caring for themselves and their environment.

Skill Progression: Dressing

Age: 12-15 Months

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Removes mittens

Situations for Observation of Skill

Have mittens available.

Elicitation Strategy

Play with mittens for fun (i.e. roll a ball back and forth, then take the mittens off and do it again!)

Behavior Observed

The child pulls the mittens off to make play easier.

Routines-based Intervention (Embedded Instruction)

Mittens are easier to put on and take off than gloves. Velcro mittens even open on the sides.

 North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 2015

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