We live in a remarkable era where technology assists us with just about everything we do. As a parent, it’s sometimes difficult to know where to draw the line – in the sand or on the iPad “Etch A Sketch” app. How much tech is too much for your preschooler? What is the value of 2D Digital vs 3D Real World experiences?
Rather than putting “tech” experiences on the other side of more natural experiences, why not think of them as “Apples and Oranges.” They are different, but they are both fruit with benefits to your well being. There is so much that technology affords us. However, it should not out weigh three dimensional, ‘REAL WORLD’, experiences because there is an awful lot that the real world affords us and it is paramount for human development (child) and maintenance (YOU).
So here is a reminder of 5 things you can do with your child to “keep it REAL” ...
Via Carisa Kluver