RealCare Baby®

With over 20 years of product development behind it, RealCare® Baby 3 (formerly known as Baby Think It Over® or BTIO®) is the world’s most advanced infant simulator. RealCare Baby is the only infant simulator with wireless programming and reporting capabilities. It is used in conjunction with comprehensive curriculum and interactive activities.

Evidence-Based Research and White Paper

RealCare Baby engages users by:

  • Crying to be fed, burped, rocked or changed
  • Cooing when its needs have been met

This electronic baby simulator holds users accountable by tracking, measuring and reporting on:

  • Care events
  • Mishandling actions, including Shaken Baby Syndrome, head support and wrong position
  • Surrounding temperatures
  • Time in a car seat
  • Clothing changes

Target Audience
Whether used in class or during extended simulation experiences, this interactive “robot” baby provides unforgettable lessons on:

  • Teen pregnancy prevention
  • Childcare, early childhood and health occupations career skills
  • Child abuse prevention
  • Parenting skills
  • Infant health and wellness
  • Sex education


Product Support

  1. ImageRealCare curriculum

    Our RealCare curriculum includes three sections: Basic Infant Care; Healthy Choices: Relationships, Sexuality and Family Planning ; and Parenting: A Guide to Parenting Skills for Life. To view a sample lesson and review the curriculum structure and content, click of the following link.

    RealCare curriculum

    Healthy Choices Sex Education curriculum

    Our Healthy Choices Sex Education curriculum includes two sections: Life Skills and Healthy Choices for Middle School Students and Healthy Choices: Relationships, Sexuality and Family Planning (for high school students).

    Healthy Choices Sex Education curriculum

    Alignment and Crosswalk Documents

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  2. *Each Baby includes:

    • Comprehensive curricula
    • 2-piece outfit
    • Sleeper
    • Infant bodysuit
    • 2 color-coded diapers
    • Bottle
    • ID with 5 wristbands
    • Single charger or 5-Baby charging station
    • 2- or 5-year limited warranties available
    • Optional Accessory Package includes: Car seat/carrier with detection kit, Blanket and Diaper bag

    *See the 2015 RealCare Product Catalog for complete product package options.

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  3. RealCare Baby 3 System Requirements

    RealCare Baby® 3 simulator specifications:

    • Weight: 7 pounds
    • Length: 21 inches
    • Anatomically correct males and females available in a variety of skin tones

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  4. The Babies have become so much more than just a project for these students. They have really become a great discussion piece for choosing to parent or building their resumes for jobs.

    Amanda Klenke, FACS Teacher, Battle High School, Colombia, MODownload Full Story

    These products provide a consistent, safe experience for students before going into a clinical setting.  They have the opportunity to handle these babies in different ways; to know what is safe; and how to bathe and swaddle them; to understand how to approach them.

    Jessie Daniels, NAU Skills Lab Coordinator, National American UniversityDownload Full Story

    We've had teachers tell us that students are so interested they sign up for their classes just to get a baby.

    Karen Coresentino, Spokesperson,Travis County Medical Alliance, Austin, TXDownload Full Story

    The Babies are a boost to anyone's program. Having a product like this makes teaching much easier. It's the little hook that gets students and parents excited and teaches them so much.

    Kelly Lang, FACS Teacher, Fairport High School, Fairport, NYDownload Full Story

    I have seen a very important aspect that RealCare Baby adds to a middle school curriculum. I think it's vital in the decision-making process, to get that hands-on experience.

    Sylvia Tricarico, FACS Curriculum Specialist, Palm Beach County School District, FLDownload Full Story

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