This activity promotes development and learning by encouraging children to develop increasing care for self, others, and the environment.
- Small pitcher
- Plants (Optional)
Participants: This activity is intended for independent play, adult/child interaction, or 2 or more participants/players.
- Slice the orange in half. Encourage your child to look at and smell the orange. Show them how to juice the orange.
- Show your child how to fold napkins and place them on the table.
- Let your child arrange or water plants.
Participating in tasks at home allows children to make contributions, build their confidence, and engage in sensory exploration.
Extensions: On a piece of cardstock, trace a plate, cup, and silverware in the correct positions. Set the cardstock on the table as a template for your child to use in setting the table.