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Dr. Marianne Cintron

Why Do I Get the P and B and D and Q Mixed Up?

The letters b, p, d, and q are confused because the brain needs to learn to identify the letter name to the letter sound.  If you hold a hat upright, then turn it 90 degrees, then turn it again 90 degrees, and then again, same shape remains but it turned in different directions. But with b, p, d, and q, the brain doesn’t know necessarily if you are seeing the image upside down or not because the letter shapes could be just turned, and turned, and turned, and turned.

EVERY HOME IS A CLASSROOM AND EVERY PARENT A TEACHER
EVERY HOME IS A CLASSROOM AND EVERY PARENT A TEACHER

Six out of 10 preschoolers are not ready for kindergarten when they begin. Every home is a classroom and every parent is a teacher! Let me invite you to a 2-day webinar for 2 hours, to learn how to prepare your preschooler for Kindergarten. Email Dr. Cintron on her website or sign up on our website or Eventbrite.

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