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Your Kid Can Read

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

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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.

    Go about 20 minutes into the video.


    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/

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

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