Initial letter sounds
Look at the picture and say the word... what does the word start with?
Take Phonics outside!
Look at the picture and say the word. Can you think of a word that rhymes with it? (remember a rhyming word has the same last sound like sock and lock)
Sounds in words
Look at the pictures and sound out the word. For example " dog - d-o-g dog "
Adults ask your child to point to a picture by sounding it out "point to the d-o-g"