Some of the most popular teaching aids that use alphabet letters are games, flashcards, and magnetic letters. All of these resources can be found at educational retailers such as Lakeshore Learning as of 2015. Many ources can also be found in the educational toy section of major toy retail stores.
Games are beneficial because they allow children to use letters in a fun and interactive way. Flashcards generally feature the letter on one side with a picture and word on the other to help children become familiar with words that begin with a specific letter. Magnets are beneficial because they let children explore different letter arrangements and are easy to manipulate.