good to do when baby comes / prepare ahead****best post i've seen so far on fun PLAY ways to learn letters. this lady focuses a lot on not drilling your younger kids with their learning, but rather letting them learn through play. ***** Play friv games at
Lay out a complete alphabet with letter cards, then let kids sort letters to match. Use letter tiles from games, plastic/magnetic letters, letter stickers (attached to magnets or cardboard tiles), letters cut from headlines & glued on cards, etc.