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Won't stop singing
Sat Oct 8, 2011 12:42pm

My son he's 12 now and has been doing this from 6. He's very gifted but it becomes very annoying sometimes. My wife and I have 3 kids in all a 9month old son the last. Sometimes he sings so loud he wakes the baby. When he showers it's the worst, he sings so loud I practically have to bang the door down to get him to shut up. In school it's the same so he's in the choir and any other activity where he can focus his singing.

  • Won't stop singing...rachappelear, Fri Jan 9 6:22pm
    I have a 7 year old son who is highly gifted. He is constantly singing or humming. This behavior occurs at home and school. So far, his teachers have been willing to work with the behavior. They have ... more
    • Won't stop singing — aimtopleese, Sat Oct 8 12:42pm
      • wont stop singingwfleathers, Sun Oct 9 4:24pm
        My 10 year old son is gifted and a musical prodigy. He has been singing humming and tapping all his life. He has gotten in trouble in school for this until last year when he put together a power... more
    • mine too!joannaflees, Tue May 5 8:24am
      Funny... sounds exactly like my 6-year old boy! E is constantly humming or singing. He's usually not aware of it. His K teacher was able to work with it, and I've not heard of it being a problem in... more
      • Constant singingmelbitss, Wed Feb 8 10:51am
        I realize this is an older post but I was wondering if you could tell me how your child's teacher was able to work with his humming/singing in class. I have a 2.5 year old who constantly sings in two ... more
      • Mine too kathurbanic, Wed Mar 3 5:45am
        I know this is an older message, but it is nice to hear of other kids.. My son is 8, and he does hum all the time. I have been told that maybe it's a problem, but my father hummed all the time. My... more
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