Time to eat? Invite your child to imitate what you do. Pick up your spoon, take some food and say, “Mmm delicious” and put the spoon down. Or take tiny bites and have them do the same. Then invite them to do something and you copy them.
See what your child is learning
This back-and-forth game helps your child learn to pay attention and remember so they can repeat your actions. They need these thinking skills to learn information and use it. Plus it can encourage a picky eater to eat!