- Play with alphabet letters.
- Practice writing in sand.
- Provide objects for pretend play - puppets, dress-up clothes, cardboard boxes, books...
- Read-aloud and write recipes with your child.
Wondering if your home is already literacy-friendly?
GetReadytoRead.org has a home-literacy checklist for you. If you are a family child care provider, they also provide a child care literacy checklist.