One thing I have been working on, especially with my 2 year old Sophie, is learning her letters and numbers by sight. She can recite them, and can identify most of her letters if asked. We're getting there! We even work on some beginner's spelling!
Learning the alphabet and vocabulary at an early age has a ton of benefits. Kids with early familiarity tend to be more confident, do better in school, and are even advanced readers a good portion of the time. Plus, they can help you read bedtime stories, making it a memorable occasion for parent and child alike!
My oldest child is 12, and a bit beyond learning his ABC's. We try and help him progress by giving him plenty of books to read on various subjects. For every 10 books he reads, he gets rewarded. Maybe it's with a surprise pizza night or a game or CD he's been wanting. Offering rewards definitely makes him a lot more enthusiastic about reaching his goals.
No matter how you accomplish it, when a child learns their ABC's and 123's, it's a milestone worth celebrating. And Earth's Best Organic helps not only by making it fun, but also by providing essential nutrients that are so important for growing children.
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