Aziah looks at books

Almost four year old Aziah is sat on a low sofa looking at books with the practitioner and a small group of children. She uses gestures and hand movements to communicate her interests. Her key person Janet also supports her. Aizah has cerebal paulsey. Find out more about Aziah and her condition here.

Good for looking at

  • SEND
  • Inclusion
  • Early literacy
  • Socialising
  • Key person approach


  • What cues can you see that show what the Aziah is interested in? (Look out for eye gaze, non-verbal and body language)
  • How is Aziah learning? Which areas of development, engagement and characteristics of learning can you observe?
  • In what ways does the adults support Aziah’s learning?
  • How does the layout of environment support Aziah and her specific needs?