Helping children to develop their memory skills, will help them to recall letter shapes and letter sounds later.
Kim's Game is a great way for children to develop memory/ recall skills:
If your child struggles to recall the missing object, give a little description as you show it.
Try again with only 4 objects.
Challenge - try playing with 10 objects on the tray or towel.
Children learn rhythm and rhyme when singing simple songs and nursery rhymes: