Is there a window on the front of your washing machine? Watch it spin with your child. If there isn’t a window, lift them so they can see the water going into the machine. Say things like, “Look, the water is rinsing soap off the clothes” See how they respond and respond back to them.
See what your child is learning
Your child learns best through their senses, with you as the guide. You’re helping build their vocabulary and curiosity about how things work, which is at the heart of learning.