Product Review: Logico Series – Piccolo

While surfing online for digital encyclopedias, I came across some interesting products on the Grolier website – the logico series (click on the demo link to see how the product works), and the fun thinker.  I had a bad experience with their sales representative, but after complaining about it to their office, I’m glad toContinue reading “Product Review: Logico Series – Piccolo”

Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 5

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4. Glenn Doman’s reading program usually recommends showing a baby 5 sets of 5 cards, 3 times a day for 5 days, then introduce a new word in each set.  When talking to TweedleWink, they felt this frequency for introducing new words was too slow.  The rationale wasContinue reading “Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 5”

Contest: Win a 1 Month Subscription to DreamBox Learning Online Math Program for Kids

DreamBox Learning recently released a new version of the DreamBox Math Game that now includes lessons up to 3rd grade. The new version features more than 500 in depth math lessons that help children develop fluency, concepts, and problem solving skills. What is DreamBox Learning Math Game? DreamBox Learning Math Game is an online mathContinue reading “Contest: Win a 1 Month Subscription to DreamBox Learning Online Math Program for Kids”

Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 4

Part 1, Part 2, Part 3. The progress so far… Gareth (4 months) Math: Gareth is up to the 90s in the red dot cards and has done sums with the first forty dot cards.  He is starting to lose interest in the dot cards, although he is keenly attentive when I show him theContinue reading “Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 4”

Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 3

Part 1, Part 2. The progress so far… Gavin has stopped all the flash cards.  He isn’t interested – period.  On occasion, when I bring out the cards for Gareth, he will tell me he wants to do them, too, and lie down beside his brother.  Sometimes he recites the words after me, sometimes heContinue reading “Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 3”

Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 2

Part 1 Gareth has finished going through the black and white visual stimulation cards so I’ve started him on the red dot cards and words from “family”, “things around the house”, and “parts of the body”.  Gareth is enjoying the program and looks attentively whenever I bring out the cards.  I find the best timeContinue reading “Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 2”

Introducing Glenn Doman to a Baby and a Toddler

This is day 3 since I received the Glenn Doman kits. Gavin’s Program: Math: learning to recognise red dot cards from one to ten (they did say that Gavin was probably too old to be starting this but I thought I’d just give it a go and see how he responds to it first.  Heck! Continue reading “Introducing Glenn Doman to a Baby and a Toddler”

Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 1

Want to learn more about Right Brain Education, early learning and how maximum your child’s learning potential? Head over to the Right Brain Child. So I finally bit the bullet and decided to buy the Glenn Doman flash card kits for reading, math and something else called “Bits of Intelligence”.  Yes, it was a hefty investment butContinue reading “Glenn Doman: How to Teach Your Baby – Part 1”

Review: DreamBox Learning K-2 Math

I received an email to check this new online math game for children some time back.  It’s called DreamBox Learning.  They were offering a free trial, so I signed up to give it a go. What is DreamBox Learning? It is an interactive, online program designed to engage children and teach them math through aContinue reading “Review: DreamBox Learning K-2 Math”