9. Practice saying letter names and sounds. When your child can successfully name and say all of the letters and sounds please sign by number 9 and return the folder. For some children, this will take several nights to a week. 9.. Practice ordinals (such as first, second, third, and fourth).. L E H U I ARBGPS N V C FMO D N W T i t f l m e h o v w a p g d c s u b r nw Point to the 1st cat. Point to the 3rd cat. Point to the 2nd cat. Practice blending the following words and sentences. van pan wit lit pit wag hog fog dug rug tug bed The pan is hot. The dog can run. red rd Point to the 3 boat. st Point to the 1 boat. Point to the 4th boat. Point to the 2nd boat.