Observe the child in a group of same-aged peers.
No elicitation needed.
The child chooses to play with same sex peers and children who like the same toys.
The child at this age recognizes those that are like her in size and preferences for play. She seeks out these children. Encourage parents to organize play dates with peers of the same age to encourage the child to learn to play with others.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, 2015
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