More proof that TV is bad for your kids….
Children who watch TV on weekdays tend to do worse in school than those who don’t. Weekend viewing appears to have no negative effects on schoolwork. The study of middle school students ranging in age from 9 to 15 years also found schoolwork suffered among those allowed to watch adult, or R-rated, movies and cable channels with adult programming.
Unfortunately I lost the source that this information came from, BUT there’s TONS of literature on the subject.
HealthyChildren.org agrees with this research: Why to Avoid TV for Infants & Toddlers
ThoughtCo.com says “7 Reasons Why TV Can Be Good for Children”
Huffington Post is asking “Is Watching TV Bad For Kids?”
Happy watc…. READING!