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Forum: The Childhood Years   01-19-2016, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 379
Posted By nebula228
To Kumon or not

Hi all,

My elder one has turned 6 and recently I have put him in Kumon for reading and writing(280$ per month).

I have a quick question.

What is it in the Kumon materials that you can't do...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-02-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   Thank you for your responses. But...

Hi all,
 
Thank you for your responses. But you have no idea how its like living in a combined family and the talk is all about academics and competetion. My in-laws are here and we stay in a...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-20-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 906
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   My son will be 4 very soon. He is...

Hi all,
 
My son will be 4 very soon. He is a verbally gifted kid. Good socializing. Always asking questions. Loves to read books though he can't read yet. I read them to him. He also explains...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   05-01-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,023
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   I had started some threads in the...

Hi all,
 
I had started some threads in the past regarding my 3 year old's reluctance to write and read but who only wants to play all the time with his cars. He is literally obsessed with his...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   04-02-2013, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   I need some advise. It would be...

Hi all,
 
I need some advise. It would be great if you guys can help me figure out what is right and am i doing something wrong?
 
I have a 3 year old who is very verbal. He loves his cars and...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-15-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,234
Posted By nebula228
Hi Everyone,   My son has been having sore...

Hi Everyone,
 
My son has been having sore throat and cough for a week now. Its not a consistent cough. Its usually in the nights. He has a clear runny nose/sniffles. My doctor usually says its...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-11-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 588
Posted By nebula228
Hi pek64,   I did check that. He does not...

Hi pek64,
 
I did check that. He does not seem to have any food in tolerances. They don't give any sugar in the preschool so I am sure its not sugar either.
 
Two days before he cried for half...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-11-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 588
Posted By nebula228
Hi All,   Can you please advice me if I am...

Hi All,
 
Can you please advice me if I am doing the right thing.
 
My son is very fond of cars and whenever we go out he expects us to buy him something or the other. Of course he does not...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-04-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   My son who will be 3 by the end of...

Hi all,
 
My son who will be 3 by the end of this month has started acting weird. He absolutely doesn't like to go to his grandparents(Dads side). My parents haven't visited us often so i am not...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   01-01-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By nebula228
Hi Silverring,   Thanks ton for your expert...

Hi Silverring,
 
Thanks ton for your expert opinion. 
 
Below are the few observations in my son with regards to your comments.
 
1) not picking up rhyme - eg in nursery rhymes or games 
 ...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-31-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 348
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   Is is possible for dyslexic kids...

Hi all,
 
Is is possible for dyslexic kids to have very good verbal skills but poor reading and written skills.
 
My husband was dyslexic when he was a kid. Coming to my son, I do find some...
Forum: Laura Markham   12-20-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 579
Posted By nebula228
Hi Laura,   I am in a fix. Can you please...

Hi Laura,
 
I am in a fix. Can you please help me out.
 
Below is my family situation. 
 
I live in an extended family. My inlaws come every 6 months. We live with my husband's brothers...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-19-2012, 02:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 710
Posted By nebula228
Hi All,   Thank you all for these wonderful...

Hi All,
 
Thank you all for these wonderful replies. 
 
These replies have helped me in retaining my sanity.
 
I am in a very depressed state in my third trimister. Sometimes it feels that it...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-19-2012, 12:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 470
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   Can any one of you share some...

Hi all,
 
Can any one of you share some ideas as to how to potty train a 3 year old. 
 
He absolutely refuses to use the potty. My day care lady says that he uses it in the morning in the day...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-06-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 710
Posted By nebula228
Man parenting is one tough Job. My son refuses...

Man parenting is one tough Job. My son refuses to learn thru conventional methods. So flash cards, number charts usually don't work for him. I have to introduce everything in a play with his cars....
Forum: Life with a Toddler   12-06-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 710
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   My son who will be 3 shortly never...

Hi all,
 
My son who will be 3 shortly never let me hold his hand when i am trying to show him something. Like for example when I try to hold his hand to trace the alphabets he never let me do it....
Forum: Life with a Toddler   11-24-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By nebula228
Hi,   Thank you all for your...

Hi,
 
Thank you all for your replies!!!!!!!!!!!........They mean a lot to me.
 
Right now i am an expecting mom. Things are going downhill for me and I have started to have nervous breakdown. I...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-25-2012, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   I am sorry If the thread was...

Hi all,
 
I am sorry If the thread was offensive. I didn't mean to hurt anyone. I wanted a different view on things. 
 
The other day I was reading an article about child prodigies and autism So...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-25-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 609
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   With so many autistic child...

Hi all,
 
With so many autistic child prodigies out there who can do so many things which normal children can't do, I can' help myself but think that Autism is indeed a blessing in disguise. They...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-15-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 350
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   My toddler of 2yrs 8 months(nearly...

Hi all,
 
My toddler of 2yrs 8 months(nearly 3 yrs) is very fond of books. Every night he gets a book by himself and asks us to read it. 
 
But I am in a dilemma. He even gets big books not...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   10-08-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,083
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   My three year old nephew can spell...

Hi all,
 
My three year old nephew can spell all words. Can I consider him as genius. Can you share where your toddlers are with spellings. Do they pick up on spellings once they are in...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-12-2012, 02:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   Thank you for all your responses....

Hi all,
 
Thank you for all your responses. They have put my fears to rest. I specifically wanted to know about the below concern. 
 
"Or to put it more straight does anyone of you have kids who...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-12-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 565
Posted By nebula228
Hi All,   Is it necessary to teach writing...

Hi All,
 
Is it necessary to teach writing and reading(reading means spellings and stuff) to toddlers right from when they are 2 years. Or to put it more straight does anyone of you have kids who...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   09-03-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,508
Posted By nebula228
Hi all,   I have a 2yr and a 7 months old...

Hi all,
 
I have a 2yr and a 7 months old son. He has suddenly taken a fear for slides. He does get on most of the rides but the other day when he went to a theme park he refused to play in the...
Forum: Life with a Toddler   08-06-2012, 02:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 14,606
Posted By nebula228
Thank you all for your replies. I know its very...

Thank you all for your replies. I know its very wrong to compare two kids. But i do feel sad when my son is compared to my nephew and everyone sort of labels him like he won't do good academically...
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