Nowadays, gadgets are not only used by teenagers or adults but also for children. Gadgets for kids are not always bad either. As long as there are rules and consistency in their use, gadgets can be a bonding medium for mothers and children.
What should we pay attention to when our children allow gadgets. The most important thing we do is not to use gadgets as a substitute for parents.
“For example, we invite children to make Instagram Stories. You can use funny features. Now, if you use it, it can be a place for fun and bonding with children.
very important for parents to know the development of technology. In order to control the use of gadgets for kids. There are four things parents can do to use gadgets to build bonds with their children:
Means of Communication Together
Mother, father and the little one can create WhatsApp groups. This group can be a place of communication for mothers and families when they are not facing to face. Apart from established communication, bonding is also created, right?
Try occasionally using gadgets to watch streaming movies or various videos on the YouTube channel. Do this watching activity together on a Saturday night, for example, with an InFocus aid or a USB connection. In this way, you can create a movie atmosphere at home.
Gadgets for Health
Take advantage of gadgets for family health. One of them is by installing fitness tracking apps that can be used by all family members. When exercising together, make a challenge that burns more calories, for example. Thus, sports activities with family are more fun, even more, bonding is obtained.
Means of Play
It’s no secret that gadgets can be a means of playing. Well, you can give permission for your brother and sister to play games on the gadget so that there is an interaction between the two. In fact, if you want to join in playing games with your little one, you can do that too. Surely it’s even more exciting, right?
As parents, indeed we have to keep an eye on children in their use of gadgets and filter what content the children consume. In addition, as a wise step, parents should be smart in choosing gadgets for children