As you and your child set the table, make it a game. Take turns holding things up and asking, “What is bigger?” or “What is smaller?” You could compare their cup and your cup or a large bowl and small bowl. What else can you play this game with?
See what your child is learning
Your child is practicing focusing on details. Paying attention is an important skill in school and life. This game helps them see differences between things that are similar and learn more about size and shape.