Is technology bringAsing your family closer together or driving you farther apart? In this digital age, children are spending more and more time interacting with a screen and less time playing outside, reading a book, or interacting with a parent. While technology can benefit us, it can also erode a sense of togetherness and hinder a childas emotional and social development. In Growing Up Social, Gary Chapman and Arlene Pellicane will empower you with the tools you need to make positive changes . . . starting today. Through stories, wit, and wisdom, youall discover how to take back your home from an overdependence on screens. Plus, youall learn to teach the five A+ skills that every child needs to master: affection, appreciation, anger management, apology, and attention. Learn how to: Replace mindless screen time with meaningful family time Establish simple boundaries that make a huge difference Discover what's working for families that have become screen savvy Equip your child to be relationally rich in a digital world Learn healthy ways to occupy your child while you get things done Now is the time to equip your child with a healthy involvement with screens and an even healthier involvement with others.In addition tobeing liked on the playground, now childrenare wondering how many people alikeda the photo they just postedor howmany afriendsa they have online. In aneffort to be technologically savvy, teachersin elementary school areshowing their students how to engage with blogs inside theclassroom. Kids as young as first grade are encouragedto leave comments and digitally engage. They areanbsp;...
|Title||:||Growing Up Social|
|Author||:||Gary D Chapman, Arlene Pellicane|
|Publisher||:||Moody Publishers - 2014-08-25|