On Thursday evening I was upstairs working when Jaymz sent me a text message about something Daniel had just done totally out of the blue while playing and talking on a phone. I went downstairs and captured this:
We didn't teach him this intentionally, which is part of why I was so surprised! But it does seem like teaching your child how to spell her name could be a fun (and potentially useful) thing to do—particularly if she shows an interest in letters like Daniel does.
Later that night I stumbled upon the idea of creating a name song to serve as a mnemonic device to help children learn to spell their names. Here are a few resources, if you're interested in playing around with this with your kiddo: