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your baby can read

Has anyone tried the your baby can read? If so does it work?

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keona101

Asked by keona101 at 12:04 AM on Nov. 26, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • I hear it does work and you can do the same ting with yuor kid by using flashcard (index cards) with the words and images on them. Also reading and talking to your child helps. So I would get it if Icould afford it but I know how to make it, I read to my son, and I encourage conversations.
    Jazmineamomma

    Answer by Jazmineamomma at 12:35 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I believe it's a system based on memorization....of a word to a picture. So it helps short term, but from all I've read about it (my husband REALLY wanted to get it before he read the same stuff) it will probably make reading in the long run more difficult to teach.
    Good luck!
    C8Baxter

    Answer by C8Baxter at 12:58 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • your baby does NOT learn to read, its rote response learning . not the same thing as learning to read. a child learns cues and responses. its an utter rip off.
    katiPeas

    Answer by katiPeas at 1:31 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Why does your baby need to read?
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:16 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • no but sounds interesting
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 7:05 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • Its not 4 my baby I was going 2 use 4 my 4yr old
    keona101

    Comment by keona101 (original poster) at 7:49 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • It's a parlor trick. If you want to help your kid with reading, read to your kid a lot. And that doesn't cost a hundred bucks!
    Fistandantalus

    Answer by Fistandantalus at 8:53 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

  • I haven't personally tried it but I heard from a neighbor of mines that it do work. I'm interested in trying it myself but financially it'll have to wait.
    kewi86

    Answer by kewi86 at 11:17 AM on Nov. 26, 2010

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