Help your child learn to identify his/her printed first name. Also have your child practice writing his/her name. Make sure when printing to capitalize only the first letter and make all other letters lowercase.
Practice buttoning, snapping, zipping and tieing his/her own clothing and shoes so they are able to do so without adult assistance.
Look for letters in thier name on signs or licence plates.
READ, READ, READ to your child everyday!!!!
Practice colors by looking for a specific color whil at home, in a car, ar at the store.
Let your child use scissors while supervised. Cut out pictures in magazines, junk mail, coupons, and then move on to cutting on a line.
Practice counting by: counting fingers, counting chairs in your house, counting cookies, etc.
Give lots of drawing experiences with crayons and paper. Have your child tell you a story about the picture.
Allow your child to name things wherever you go and tell you about them.
Practice self-help skills: taking care of toileting needs, taking off and putting on clothes, buttoning shirts, putting on and zipping a coat, washing own hands with soap and water, helping to set the table, cleaning up after themsleves, blowing and wiping nose.