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June 1st, 2011, 06:09 PM
Alison79's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
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Does anyone else watch this on PBS? Evelyn has been watching for over a year and everyone in our family loves the show. I had her take the DORA online reading assessment and she scored at 5th grade 5th month in vocabulary (she is 5 and would be starting K this fall). Other than reading a lot we don't have a specific vocabulary program and I do think she has learned a lot from the show in a very fun way.

Here's a recent article about the show : PBS KIDS® Series Martha Speaks Shows Impressive Impact in Helping Children Learn New... -- BOSTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --
Alison - Mom to: Emmeline (7/14), Augustus (2) Maximus (4) Eleanor (5) Reid (6) Evelyn (8) Lucas (13) Christopher (14)

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June 1st, 2011, 06:24 PM
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I think I like the show better than Jet does. He's just 3 so he's into Curious George and Word World right now, but he'll watch Martha Speaks with me. I think it's pretty humorous and I know as he gets older he'll absorb more of the vocab from it. Love PBS.
Mom to Jet (Aug 07) and PJ (due June 6th).
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June 1st, 2011, 07:46 PM
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We have watched it from time to time as well.
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June 1st, 2011, 08:21 PM
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All 3 of my kid love it!! My 3 yr old loves cat in the hat, wild kratts, super why, and word world
stay at home, homeschooling momma to Jacob(12), Alisha(10), Andrew (5)

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June 1st, 2011, 08:44 PM
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I haven't seen that one. I've seen Word Girl (a long time ago). It was pretty cute. I'll have to look into Martha Speaks.
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