I have to say that while I respect your expertise, I think you have done your field and your readers a disservice by pretending to rest on your expertise in this case: your expertise hasn't given you the experience needed to evaluate the phenomenon you're opining about. There is nothing on the website, or the email that they sent me to do that. Babies get very excited when they hear the MonkiSee theme song. I called back and they stated they did not see any order on that name and that I would have to call back customer service at that number on Monday. They are learning more than words, they are learning life and they are learning to create with words, not just associate. But the more I thought about it, the more I wondered about the total effects it could have on a child.
Your Baby Can Read Canada, or YourBabyCanRead. I've sent 4 emails, 2 of which have gotten a generic responses. I just kind of sheepishly retreated but I had a feeling to watch him and I glad I did because I almost missed it. I highly recommend this program based on the original. And he uses them in the proper context, but he doesn't show that he knows what the words mean individually. I couldn't help but pay attention when two adorable monkey characters came on and started singing this cute and catchy tune. Here are two other educational sites that don't charge an arm and a leg, and that offer samples, so you can see if your kids will even like it beforehand.
So, have a little more faith, and continue to help your child with this important part of life--which is reading! They still charged my credit card and are now stating that they never received it After reading these complaints, I am not surprised. They then ship the box to the customer. I personally have always thought that the huge emphasis in the written word undermines the importance of the oral tradition. Even if Titzer's program didn't work but I think it does , you'd still be able to teach toddlers to sound out words phonetically. Trevor, I have to say that I am greatly relieved to read your critique of this program.
I will of course do my own review of it once it is published. I will do a second post on this program when I have time and pick up on many of the other arguments in the comments above. We were only able to go through 3 of the dvds. What this program did for my daughter is that it showed her that words were symbols with meaning. The reason it can work with so little screen time is that the main way little kids learn to read is, after all, by being read to a huge amount. Fourth, you show why a little bit of knowledge about anything can be dangerous.
Also, she is unable to grasp foreign languages. Hence, what harm is there in having a child be able to recognize sight words at an early age when they are enjoying the process of learning the words? Direct download via magnet link. So I decided to review it for readers of this blog. Maybe, depending on the child. As I've said, I wouldn't use it, nor would I recommend it to my daughters to use with my grandchildren. I know now that this program and company has closed because too many outsiders wanted research to prove that this program works.
Concerning pronouncing words, it is saying the word correctly on what we memorize. You will love these videos so much that you will soon be telling others the secret of why your child can read. Books are equally a part of her life. Monday through Friday we watched the videos, and read the word cards and mini books etc. As a result I was an outcast, unstimulated by the curriculum yet not able to interact meaningfully with my peers. They also expose children to words but they are much more exiting and fun! Is it a good idea? Introduce your infant, toddler, or young child to written language now! Basic literacy support: Reading with children The importance of play - Part 1 Basic literacy support 3: Is phonics all we need? He is also bilingual and I'm now beginning to teach him to read in Spanish. Download free flash cards for your little one! The praise and attention he got from this was from all.
But we have a different conception of what it means to read, write and comprehend. I waited until she signaled that she was ready and interested in a subject such as reading before I taught her. I was shocked - she read 5 words. I was even able to figure out words phonetically. I leave you with this. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional.
Full Volume 1 of the Your Baby Can Learn! But, if you have a 5 year-old Autistic child who is making good progress with communication but is not yet literate and being slow to acquire knowledge of sight words then it might be worth a try. The person I spoke with on the phone told me I would be charged 134. A friend of mine did recently have a video on for her 8 month old son. My parents started to teach me read and write very early before 12 months. As a parent it is always difficult to know just how to support your children as they develop physically, emotionally, spiritually and intellectually. We cook, play, dance, listen to music, read, count the dongs on the grandfather clock, sort through food, and eat leaves in the garden, among other things.
But I can skim through pages pretty fast and recognize patterns supper efficiently in a vast data base I'm a clinical data analyst, using English as my work language. But it definately should not be the sole source of learning to read which again seems to be what almost everyone is saying in this blog. Because the words need to be large in order to capture child's attention, we have made these large size flash cards 5 inches high by 8 inches wide. I too had started an order and was debating following through with it, but as you go through the ordering process it shows other products that they sell and offer you to add to the order if you want. You cannot force them to eat what they don't want.