Your kid has got the ABC Song down pat (she can even sing it in Spanish!), and now it’s time to kick letter learning up a notch. Don’t worry if your preschooler rolls his eyes at those rote alphabet flash cards. Here’s how to give the future scholar an edge in phonics without boring them to pieces.

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Alpha Pops gives kids a hands-on way to get familiar with both upper case and lower case letters. They'll learn the connection between the two by snapping them together.

Available at Amazon, $13.59.

Are there any cool games or toys that have helped your preschooler with their alphabet? Tell us in the comments below. 

—Ayren Jackson-Cannady