The practice of the children’s night watch activity of Kodomonosato in Kamagasaki
children’s night watch activity
poverty of children
There are three purposes of this study; 1) to focus on the Children’s Night Watch Activity, it has designed to raise children’s self-esteem by their leaning experiences, which has been looked for a clue to develop a support program of children’s hall, 2） to clarify the actual condition of the child support which has been done by the group of KODOMONOSATO, 3） to examine the meaning to significance. As a result of our research, following facts are clarified; 1)Children’s Night Watch Activity is a hands on learning which gives children an opportunity to understand the condition of homeless people with deep empathy and facilitates children’s growth by themselves, 2） The meeting for “Children’s Nigh Watch Activity” and “Sharing Each other”, where a place to express their opinion as their rights, provides recovering children’s confidence and self – esteem. This research evidence demonstrates the empowered interrelationship between children, who has participated the Night Watch Activity, and homeless people through the lively meeting and events.
福山市立大学教育学部研究紀要 = Bulletin of the Faculty of Education, Fukuyama City University