In an ideal scenario, exposing children aged 1 to 3 to screen time is not recommended. Screen time, encompassing activities such as watching TV, playing computer games, or using a phone, can impact a one-year-old’s cognitive behaviours, reasoning, and overall brain development.
As a busy parent, the temptation to engage your child with a screen might be strong, giving you the time to attend to your daily tasks. However, there are alternative and effective ways to captivate your child without resorting to screen time. Let’s explore these engaging methods, each contributing to your child’s well-being while keeping them occupied.