Why Video Games are Good for kids

Why Video Games are Good for kids - video games are not the...

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Click to edit Master subtitle style 5/12/09 Why Video Games are Good for kids. Raymond Gonzalez
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5/12/09 Why do some people believe video games are Makes kids unsocial Makes kids violent -This is not always true, as video games are in fact a great form of entertainment for the whole family Although true to the same extent as violent TV shows, if parents follow the ESRB (Entertainment Software Ratings Board) and buy their children the appropriate video games this wouldn’t be a problem
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5/12/09 The Entertainment Software Ratings Board The ESRB has six ratings EC- early childhood, children 3+ E-Everyone , suitable for everyone above 6 years old E10+ - suitable for everyone over 10 T- Teen, suitable only for kids 13 or older M- Mature, not suitable for anyone under 17 AO- Adult only, not suitable for anyone under 18
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5/12/09 Video Games Cause Obesity Although playing too much may help contribute to obesity,
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Unformatted text preview: video games are not the cause of obesity Some places are actually using video games such as Dance-dance revolution to fight obesity West Virginia Public Employees Insurance Agency has recruited 85 children to participate in a study that proves video games can help kids lose weight One obese kid from the study has already lost 20 pounds in just two weeks 5/12/09 5/12/09 Social Benefits of Video Games Family games Multiplayer games Online gaming 5/12/09 Video Games as a safe form of entertainment Video games can help keep kids out of trouble and off the street. Video games can be an excellent tool for learning, and their possible applications to schools. Hand-eye coordination greatly improved through playing video games. Video games will eventually be used to help kids learn in...
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