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My 5 year old has picked up this really bad habit of lying and it is really concerning. I am starting to see now that his younger 4 year old brother is starting to copy this habit. I am trying to find some kind of creative way to punish him for lying. I think time out would not be enough but I also think soap in the mouth is to extreme and would try that only as a last resort and even then I would probably try hot sauce and not soap. The lying is beggining to get out of hand and I need to get this fixed right away. Any and all suggestions will be so appreciated. Thank you. Have a wonderful day!!!!Answer Question
Asked by Anonymous at 9:05 PM on Nov. 9, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)
Answer by kimigogo at 9:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2011
I can't think of any Creative ways right now but, i can tell you that using SOAP or HOT SAUCE is a Horrible thing to do to a child- that will not get the problem under control..
Answer by daisyb at 9:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2011
Lying is normal for kids- you might want to read this:
It talks about why kids lie and what kind of lies/ how they understand things at different ages
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