Category Convos

Toddler Anytime Anywhere

Tell your child about a favorite food. Ask them to name a food they like that’s in the same category, like fruit, but different. Keep count of how many different things you both like in the same category. Play the same game with something else, like clothes!

See what your child is learning

This game is teaching your child about categories; things that are the same in important ways, though different in others. They’re also learning about your likes and dislikes compared to theirs, helping them learn about other people.

Share this tip


Related Age Guides

2 Years

Discover how your toddler learns, and find events, programs, and tips to help support their growth.

3 Years

Your child's memory is blossoming! Discover how your toddler learns and find resources to help you support their growth.

More Tips Like This

As you put groceries away, involve your child by saying some... Try this tip
When you come in from outside, have a chat with your child a... Try this tip