Under the Towel

Pre-Schooler Mealtime

Turn some bowls upside down and cover them with a towel. Reach under the towel and hide somethin””like a spoo””under one of the bowls. Then pull off the cover. Can your child figure out which bowl is the hiding bowl from having watched your hand move under the towel?

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Your child has to watch your hand under the towel carefull””paying close attention to try to figure out where you hid the spoon. This game calls on their focus, self-control, and working memory.

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