The Effects Of Television On Children 's Children Essay

1019 Words Jan 22nd, 2016 5 Pages
Children in today’s society need to be encouraged to watch less TV and use their imagination more. Kids are developing bad habits and with limits they won’t be prone to developing those habits.Young kids need good role models and it is their responsibility to make sure that if they decide to watch shows then they should be appropriate.Television is very harmful to children everywhere in the world and kids are suffering because of TV at a young age. Today in our society young kids ' enjoy watching many hours of TV every day. Television has an effect on children that watch a lot of it. When kids are watching TV they think that it might be, rest time or snack time. What they don’t realize is that when they watch tv and eat, they aren’t exercising they are just sitting there eating. Therefor,this is how obesity rates increase in young children that aren’t active.(Dowshen) When children watch tv at a young age it will affect them when they are older. When you watch so much TV as a child, you don 't expand your thinking, therefore in school it will affect the child. Many children that are watching so much tv at a young age have a better chance of dropping out of highschool.(Boyse) “ Tv and other electronic media can get in the way of exploring, playing, and interacting with people and others, which encourages learning and healthy physical and social development.” (Dowshen) Tv is not helping kids in anyway and it is not good for their brain. Most parents want their kids to be…

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