- Discover essay samples

How television affects childre

4.9 of 5.0 (154 reviews)

293 words

How television affects childre Page 1
How television affects childre Page 2
The above thumbnails are of reduced quality. To view the work in full quality, click download.

How television affects childre

Television: How It Effects Children

Is television a positive force in the lives of young children? That is the question many parents find themselves asking. They come home from work to see their child glued to the TV not willing to move for anything. What these parents do not realize is that many problems may occur from their children watching excessive amounts of TV. Problems such as loss of creativity , increased amounts of laziness and sudden violent attitudes and/or actions may result.

Creativity is an important trait for a young child to have. When growing up it helps a child's mind to develop, as they fantasize images of what they have experienced or are experiencing. When watching TV a child is entertained but also not thinking. The television hands information to them on a silver-platter. By watching too much TV your kid may end up relying on the TV to provide their fantasy for them. Consequently , when it comes time to do a book report your child may have a hard time understanding what they are reading due to lack of creativity from watching too much TV.

While losing creativity , your child can also gain laziness. While some kids are actively involved in sports after school , a majority of them just come home and plop themselves in front of the TV. What is happening when they are watching TV? Absolutely nothing , they are sitting on a couch not moving and not thinking , and sometimes eating to. And we all know what happens when you eat and are not active. If a child keeps up with this scenario , as they grow older it is ...

You are currently seeing 50% of this paper.

You're seeing 293 words of 585.

Similar essays

Global Business In French

Global Business - In French Diary Premi?re Semaine 1/9/99-3/9/99 Je suis arriv? ? Paris le premier septembre. Je suis rest? ? l?h?tel Campanile ? Gennevilliers dans les banlieues du nord Paris. J?ai rencontr? les deux filles, Caroline et Jo. Je me suis r?veill? tr?s t?t du premier matin pour ?tre pr?t travailler la journ?e. Nous...

130 reviews
Sterily in body piercing

Of the many growing trends, body piercing has become very popular. With this practice becoming more popular everyday, many people are frightened away because of sanitary and health reasons. To most peoples surprise the business of body piercing is a safe and clean procedure. Body piercing is a form of self-expression, such as tattoos and h...

120 reviews
Behind The Scenes

In the aftermath of the untimely death of Princess Diana a timeworn issue re-plays itself like a tired re-run of ?The Honeymooners.? Does the media go too far? Maybe. But like any other commodity, supply and demand go hand and glove. Whether a high profile celebrity or an every-day Joe, we sit glued to our chairs as the nightly news somberly ann...

159 reviews
Chinese new year

Chinese New Year Every country has their own holiday system. Different countries have different holidays. There are also some common holidays that people celebrate around the world, such as Christmas and New Year. Different countries have their own definition of the New Year. Therefore, they celebrate their own New Year, not only on t...

149 reviews

Learning to read is like learning to drive a car. You take lessons and learn the mechanics of driving and rules of driving. Why do people put a major emphasis on learning to drive and such a minute one on learning to read? Illiteracy is growing at an alarming rate not only in the USA, but all over the globe. Illiteracy continues to be a cri...

178 reviews
Atsisiųsti šį darbą