Every time I see the commercial for “Your Baby Can Read” my insides twist up a little. Did it ever occur to people that maybe we don’t WANT our babies to read? Clearly, there are some people who do but I would much rather let my baby be a baby.
They are cuter to me when they are blissfully unaware, happy, drooling little blobs. They have the rest of their lives to be quizzed, bothered and over stimulated.
Quite truthfully, while I encourage my kids to develop skills in their own time, it is tough to lose the ability to communicate with SuperHub by spelling out words.
P A R K?
I C E C R E A M?
Q U I C K I E?
As Cooper’s reading skills improve so do his spelling skills. I think it’s time to learn sign language.