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For the 4-7 range, rain coat or umbrella or both??

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Asked by Danni143 at 5:13 PM on Sep. 6, 2012 in

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  • i'd get a raincoat that had a hoodie. umbrellas can be cumbersome/tricky for LOs.

    Answer by dullscissors at 5:16 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • My almost 5-yo insists on both with rain boots, even in a light drizzle.

    Answer by anng.atlanta at 5:17 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • My boys didn't want todeal with umbrellas, even as teens. Hooded rain jackets were all they wanted. My GD insists on rainboots and an umbrella..and she wants them to match..

    Answer by GrnEyedGrandma at 5:21 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • hooded rain coat and boots for fun. The umbrella (at my house at least) would become a weapon...

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:27 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • DS only wants a hoodie and even then usually leaves the hood part off. Umbrella would be a weapon for my son as well.

    Answer by kmath at 7:07 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • I just get a jacket that is somewhat water proof with a hood. I never get an actual raincoat, I'm too practical. How many times would they actually wear it before they outgrew it? They have umbrellas, but they are really just for fun, I wouldn't sent them to school. My daughter, 9, just wears a hoodie.

    Answer by mompam at 7:26 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • Just a raincoat if I am not mistaken umbrellas are not allowed.

    Answer by liss05 at 8:44 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • Just a raincoat. Umbrellas and little kids are dangerous. They don't know how to hold them properly and can poke eyes out.

    Answer by robinkane at 8:59 PM on Sep. 6, 2012

  • raincoat or hoodie only

    Answer by Keni-Lyn at 12:42 AM on Sep. 7, 2012

  • hooded raincoat. i can barely handle an umbrella in the wind here, so i doubt a 4-7 year old could

    Answer by okmanders at 10:43 PM on Sep. 7, 2012

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