The Horror Aisle at Barnes and Noble
This is just one book. There is a whole long shelf filled with this offal. They also publish so-called reading skills flashcards.
Workman has a line of Star Wars skill drill books:
Kindergartners are instructed: "Circle the group that has less."
Kumon has a line of Pre-K & K Basic Skills Workbooks:
Kumon also has sets of flashcards for ages 2 and up:
They hold off on Short Vowels Write & Wipe! until age 4 and Multiplication Write & Wipe! until age 5.
If you want more, look at this Amazon page.
Ask Me! Shape Match Games for Kids with Skills Free: The Best Pre-K and Kindergarten Common Core Early Learning Shapes and Colors Identification and Matching Activity Games for Boys and Girls is Available instantly on your connected Android device.
Remember: In Finland they don't start teaching reading skills until Grade 3. They encourage younger children to play.
Take a look at these cartoons:
Kindergartner answers an important question
Kids Need Toughening Up
Touch me again
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