What do you see when you look at this photo? Does this seem risky? Are you right there with your hands out to support?

Here's what we think the child may be thinking...

Watch me balance on one leg while I get over the top, then I am going to slide down!
I've got this! (Expressing problem solving, confidence, trial and error.)
I am building confidence as I climb up the ladder by myself, " No, I do!"
My hands are so strong now that I am a big girl!

There is so much learning in play!