Are you wondering what you need to do to cultivate the love of reading and writing in your child? Do you wonder how you can encourage your child to read without pushing too hard? This book answers the key questions and gives a complete roadmap to literacy from birth to kindergarten. 'When should I teach my child the alphabet?' is: A step-by-step guide that explains the stages that babies, toddlers and preschoolers go through on their journey to reading. A collection of simple, affordable and play-based activities which support the natural development of your child at his or her pace. Organised by age, making it easy to find the information you need for your child in a flash. Written in short and no nonsense style making it easy ti read, even if you are extremely busy or sleep deprived.