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Your Kid Can Read

check it out on youtube.com! This is amazing, has anyone else done this?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 8:35 PM on Mar. 26, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • It's a bunch of crap. It teaches them to read by memorization, which can cause problems, especially with spelling. Children need to learn to read using phonics.

    http://www.dailymotion.com/weep555/video/xr9wa_104-second-hand-smoke-baby-bullshitzzs

    Go about 20 minutes into the video.

    kynziesmom

    Answer by kynziesmom at 8:46 PM on Mar. 26, 2009

  • i didnt buy the $200 set. but i have gotten some index cards, wrote some basic words on them, & go over them w/ my 9 m/o. she loves it & is learning slowly.

    i dont think learning to read by memorization is bad. thats how i learned & ive always been an excellent reader. phonics is a screwy way of learning to read b/c the English language doesnt always follow the rules. i sub & kids have lots of issues w/ reading b/c they dont understand how one word can follow the rules but another doesnt/
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 9:19 PM on Mar. 26, 2009

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