Here's a list of basic things your dog should know. In this website they will be shown in a way that uses a clicker and treats, but they may be able to be replaced with dog toys or maybe even a Frisbee. If you use treats as a reward, you should try using clicker training as a tool to help your dog trough the training process.
Will Work for Food
Food can be one of the best training tools. A treat can be just the right motivation to encourage your dog to sit, come to you, follow you on her leash--almost any behavior is more fun with a treat for a reward. Food also establishes your dominant position over your dog.