Computer Games: Choose the Best for Your Child

By: Synapse India

Many reports state that children spend at least 13 to 30 hours a week gaming. It is further proved that majority of games inculcate violence and aggressiveness. Studies also reveal that online games are doing nothing in respect to cultivating moral values. In order to protect children from violent games, the US board for Entertainment Software has issued some guidelines which help parents to introduce their kids to the right kinds of online games. Furthermore, guidelines are meant to introduce character building activities among children. In this article, we'll talk about these guidelines that will helps in character building of your kid.

First of all, it is better to know your child. Here, knowing refers to understanding his or her moods and measure the understanding level. Judge your child's maturity level so that you can pick the best game for him or her.

Play a game yourself. It will help you to know the tits & bits of the game. Check it thoroughly and access if it contains any objectionable element.

Talk to other parents. Try to know about the ongoing trends in the gaming world.

Partner your child in a game. Notice his or her reactions and learn responses as well.

Develop a cordial relationship with child so that he or she can speak his or her mind freely without any interruptions.

Always, try to set up the computer and gaming console in a family room. Playing opening will help you to keep a close eye on the child's movements.

Write to the game manufacturer and do not feel afraid to give you views on the gaming quality and satisfaction level.

Try to know about the positive and negative points of the computer usage.

It is important to interact with your child at all levels.

Choose the game that are fun and develops a sense of effective learning into your child.

The above mentioned points can help parents to choose the best online game for their child.

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