Children learning to use computers at early age

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Children are learning to use computers at a very early age

Today Many children begin to use computers at on early age. Even if computers are not available in their home,children almost certainly will begin to come into contact with computers in school. Some adults are amazed by how readily like children use computers. But the use of computer in chidren canhave advantages and disadvantages.
Most primary grades children use computers for entertainment purposes and games. But it does not mean they only use of computers. Also use it foraccessing information, as well as for writing stories. And research papers it can also ”Teach the same old stuff in a thinly disguised version of the same old way” (Papert 1980). Becauseis easy for them to learn how to use computers.
Another positive reason is to do their assignment, to create presentations, gain access to the internet and then have friends or totalk with their family and other people or to use many other software.
In”Negative Effect of Computer On Children” (mar 28,2011,Kristie Jernigan). There are the negative ways to usecomputers.Children can be even more susceptible than adult developing eye discomfort fatigue headaches and blurred visión or when they enter to pages or websites which are only for adultsor when they use it to see violence videos or to browse information they are not supposed to browse.
The solution for evading some incident with the computer and the children isthat they need to be supervised when they are using it by there parents or other adult. Also the parent can block the computer and the page with parental control for the thing they arenot educative. The children parents need to give a time limit to use it. Finally, we can get alternative to educate an entertaining our children and them we got more control of them.
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