TV And Toddlers – A Natural Bond That You Must Control
Using red diesel Sheffield may help you save money but that does not mean you would do it, right? It is restricted for off road vehicles and that is the law. What is more, switching the diesel may lead to long term harmful consequences. When you show foresight in such minor matters, should you not show the same foresight when restricting television access for toddlers from a very young age?
There was a time when kids were prohibited from watching the television until they reached a certain age. Today, we are surrounded by screens all around us. If not the television, then we have the tablet computer, the laptop screen or the screen of the personal computer. It is natural for kids to have a fascination for such bright colors, images and sounds. Some mothers take advantage of the child’s fascination with television screens to get some domestic work done.
Well, make sure you do not the focus on short term benefits and cause long term damage for your child. As an adult, you may have the discipline to shut down the television when your eyes are tired. Kids may not have the same level of self control. Permitting them to watch the television for hours and demanding that they shut it down in a single instant is not going to work. Even toddlers may throw a tantrum and insist on access to the television.
It is advisable to deal with a very firm hand when it comes to restricting access. If your toddler throws a tantrum, it is an additional reason not to yield. If you give in, you will be sending the message that screaming and yelling is one way of making you do things that you don’t want to do.
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