Setting Sizes

Toddler Pre-Schooler Mealtime

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.

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.

4 Years

Children learn so much in Pre-K! Find out what to expect this year and discover resources to help support your child's 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