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How many of you have a 5 year old that owns a Nintendo DS?

I'm just curious because it seems like every 5 year old I see has one. My parents just got my 5 year old one as a late birthday present. I'm not sure how I feel about it.

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HKing01

Asked by HKing01 at 4:40 PM on Mar. 3, 2011 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • We're going to get our 3 year old an Ipod touch. I don't see any problem with game systems. It's 2011. Kids like games. As long as it's not consuming their lives, it shouldn't be a big deal.
    prettyinink2011

    Answer by prettyinink2011 at 4:41 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • We gave our boys each a ds for their birthdays last year when they turned 5 and 8.
    JulieJacobKyle

    Answer by JulieJacobKyle at 4:44 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • MIne just turned 6 she has a Dsi and a laptop. I think its pretty normal anymore.
    gemgem

    Answer by gemgem at 4:50 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • My five year old had a hand me down DS. It was great for rewards and long car trips... The game smart kids gameclub was fabulous!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 4:50 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • mine got one when he was 6
    jenn4443

    Answer by jenn4443 at 5:11 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • DS is the 6 yr bday present around here. my son has 1 and we r getting our doughter 1 soon. It helps them play the games if they can read
    LuvMyMedic3ID

    Answer by LuvMyMedic3ID at 5:49 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • My first son got one at 8, and my other at 5. I do not let them play it everyday.
    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 7:33 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • my 5year old son shares one with his 11 year old sister. she plays during even hours, he plays during odd.
    keisha613

    Answer by keisha613 at 7:37 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • My 11 yo daughter has one, My 5 and 6 yo boys have gameboys
    SWEETPEAS3MOM

    Answer by SWEETPEAS3MOM at 7:37 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

  • Not me. My daughter is not really interested in them.
    Peajewel

    Answer by Peajewel at 7:41 PM on Mar. 3, 2011

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