EII2352

Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set

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Reg. Price $16.99

Our Price $13.43 Per Set

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72 beginning phonics activities teach children all they need for success
Double-sided cards can be used alone as traditional flash cards
Case includes handle for learning on-the-go
For use with Hot Dots Jr. Ace the Talking, Teaching Dog (sold separately
Recommended for students ages 3 to 6
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SKU
EII2352
Manufacturer
Educational Insights
Manufacturer Part Number
2352
Packaged Quantity
36 / Set
Product Type
Flash Card
Recommended Age
4+
Choking Hazard Balloon
No
Choking Hazard
Yes
Certifications & Standards
CE

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Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set
 
4.0

(based on 7 reviews)

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67%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Educational (6)
  • Engaging (5)
  • Durable (4)
  • Lots of fun (4)
  • Interactive (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Young children (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)

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1.0

Pen doesn't work. All answers are "incorrect"

By Michael

from Los Angeles, CA

About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children

Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

Worked for a little bit. Now we're using it for our 2nd child and the pen gives "incorrect" for every choice.

Tried cleaning the pen tip, changing batteries, tapping on every part of the circles... Nothing.

  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
3.0

Needs a minor improvement

By Ms. Judi

from Long Island, New York

Pros

  • Durable
  • Educational
  • Engaging

Cons

  • Not fully independent

Best Uses

  • Young Children

Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

To be a fully autonomous product for pre-readers, there should be a black dot next to the instructions on each card. This way the child can hear what is expected of them rather than having an adult have to be nearby at all times to instruct. Was disappointed when I discovered this. If this change was made this would be a really phenomenal product. This critique goes for all of the cards/books that are designed for pre-readers.

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  • No
 
5.0

Great for getting ready for school

By Mrs Hutchinson

from Norfolk UK

About Me Educator, Parent, Thrifty

Pros

  • Can Withstand Use
  • Easy To Play
  • Educational
  • Fun

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Children
    • Family

    Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

    Bought this for my daughter for the summer holidays before she started school. What a great resource. We can do it together or she's getting confident to do them by herself. She uses the cards with the kitty pen, who kindly tells her she is wrong so she's not put off to try again.
    Cards got a little bent when my niece got hold of them, but still work fine and were easily flattened!

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    • No
     
    5.0

    Great review tool!

    By Anonymom1

    from Brooklyn, NY

    About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children

    Pros

    • Durable
    • Educational
    • Engaging
    • Lots of Fun

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

        *I received this product in exchange for my honest review.

        My four year old son loves having his own hot dots set, just like his big brothers. We use our "dog pen" with these cards and it works well. My son is motivated to review the cards since he considers the pen cool. I love that it's educational and that he can review on his own. My only complaint is that if the pen is not directly on top of the dot, it can give the incorrect answer. Sometimes it helps to wipe the tip of the pen with a tissue.

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        • No
         
        5.0

        Cute way to get my kids interested in reading

        By Pediatric ot

        from Torrance

        About Me Education Oriented

        Pros

        • Educational
        • Engaging
        • Interactive
        • Lots of Fun

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Entertainment
          • Travel
          • Young Children

          Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

          Shared this with a friend's kid and he had a blast.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes
           
          5.0

          Fun Phonemic Learning Product for Preschoolers!

          By NA

          from BECEP

          About Me Education Oriented

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Educational
          • Engaging
          • Interactive
          • Lots of Fun

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Indoor
            • Special Needs
            • Travel
            • Young Children

            Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

            My students enjoy practicing the letter sound skills using the the Hot Dots Jr. and "Ace" the puppy pen set. I appreciate the fact beginning and ending sounds are included in the practiced skills. As a classroom teacher I also appreciate the sound options when using "Ace" the puppy pen. Thank You!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • Yes
             
            4.0

            Great product

            By Nikki

            from New haven ct

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Educational
            • Engaging
            • Interactive
            • Lots of Fun

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Educational Insights Hot Dots Jr. Cards: Beginning Phonics - 36 per set:

                Use with my 3 year old

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                • No

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