The Alphabet and Phonics Flash cards from Galloping Minds are beautiful and are a great tool for introducing your child to letters and words. Robust to minimize the toddler chew-effect. Postcard size and uv protected. Alphabet Flashcards - these have uppercase and lowercase letters, exquisite photography. Every letter has a few words associated with it. Recommended use: Read the words on the cards aloud and then point at the letter and have your child repeat after you. They will love the colors and beautiful images and spend a good amount of time just looking at the cards. Phonics flashcards - have about 36 blends which include consonant and vowel digraphs, initial consonant blends and final consonant blends. Each blend is associated with a beautiful image and a few words. On an average every blend has about 3 words associated with it. It's a great tool for building your child's vocabulary. The set has over 200 words to help your child build his or her language skills.